Father’s Day Watercolor Paintings

Last week we did a workshop for Father’s Day. The kids made watercolor paintings as a gift to their dads. And they were framed too! Each painting looked so unique but they were all special. A lot of the kids needed some extra instruction on how to wet the dried paint on the paper, spread it around and get rid of those splotchy white spots. So it ended up being a good lesson on watercolor painting! Continue reading “Father’s Day Watercolor Paintings”

Father’s Day Frames

Before I started hosting workshops at my house I would have a few friends and their kids over for our annual Father’s Day Craft-stravaganza. (I feel weird not putting an exclamation point there) I just dug up this cute photo of our first Father’s Day project from three or four years ago. You can do this project with kids of any age. Continue reading “Father’s Day Frames”

How to Make a Paint Roller for under $1

Last month I posted photos of my students painting on a canvas using paint rollers…. Continue reading “How to Make a Paint Roller for under $1”