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Recent Blog Posts: Creative Projects

Join The Family Canvas Challenge!

Two years ago, I was inspired by an Art Pantry reader, Emily, and her family advent tradition of working on […]

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Episode 10: Kids' Art Spaces

This is a mini solo podcast episode, where I share the inspiration behind my business, The Art Pantry. I talk […]

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It's Not About Art: Skill-building in the studio

The other day I was going through photos of our art space over the years and it hit me how […]

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Episode 7: Back To School: Tips on setting up kids’ workspaces, organizing, and creating more joy and family connection.

It’s Back to School time so Aaron and I thought it would be helpful to share our unique perspectives on […]

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How To Incorporate Tinker & Maker Materials Into Your Art Space

Art spaces for kids are places of exploration, investigation, discovery, and creation. It’s important not to limit your materials to […]

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Family Art Events On The Road

When we began planning this 3-month Airstream tour around the US, I knew right away that I wanted to host […]

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Art Workshop For Children: Self-Portraits

Let me introduce you to my favorite new book about process art and Reggio-inspired learning. Friends, meet Art Workshop For […]

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Got STEAM?

You probably know by now that I’m all about art, design, and child-led learning, but there’s one hot topic where […]

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Easy Yarn Wall Hanging

Last weekend I was invited to host a creative activity at a fundraiser for the Make-A-Wish Foundation. If you don’t […]

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Reggio Inspired Art Secrets

You probably know this by now, but I am a huge fan of the incredible art teacher and blogger, Meri […]

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Q&A: Navigating Art With Siblings

Reader Question: “The difficulty I have is my daughter (5 years) as much as she loves to do art/craft like […]

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Drawing Games With Jeanette Nyberg

If you haven’t already fallen in love with Jeanette Nyberg and her hilarious blog, Craftwhack, go check it out and […]

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Q&A: Keeping Active Boys Engaged In Art

Reader Question: “I have two and four year old boys. The little one is quite into being creative but the […]

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Layered Canvas Family Project

This layered canvas turned out to be one of my favorite art projects I have done with my kids. It […]

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Holiday Family Art Prompt And Advent Activity

One of The Art Pantry readers, Emily Holzknecht, recently shared with me her family advent art tradition. I absolutely love […]

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Halloween Process-Art and Child-Led Learning

As a Reggio-inspired teacher, I have always been a proponent of open-ended art and allowing children to explore materials in […]

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Make-A-Wish Collaborative Art

Last Saturday The Art Pantry team was invited to create a playful family experience for the Walk For Wishes event […]

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Embroidery Multimedia Art

This summer, my hubby, Aaron, decided to run a small soccer camp for some of the 7-year-old girls that will […]

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Garden Wish Flags With The Artful Parent

When I started blogging about kids and art in late 2009, I discovered my first blogger hero, Jean Van’t Hul […]

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Wildflower Seed Bombs

It’s almost springtime, my favorite time of year. The sun is lingering around a little longer these days and delicate […]

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Around The Web Favorites: Creative Project Blogs

Books

This is a resource guide of my favorite books on doing art with kids. While these resources are affiliate links (at no additional cost to you) I only recommend books that I have read and loved.

 

 

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