Posts from the ‘Rainy Days’ category

Chandelier Crafts

Inspired by the Chandelier Tree video I posted, I started looking around the web for easy chandelier crafts for kids. My favourites are the beautiful paper chandeliers called…

Dover Colouring Pages

The Dover colouring books were a staple of my childhood – and they continue to publish interesting, quirky, strange and inspiring colouring books. Sign up for…

Mesh dabber painting

A simple art activity for little kids – paint, paper and a big squashy dabber to joyfully apply the paint. Kate from Picklebums shows you how.…

Inspiring Pipe Cleaner Animals

Artist Lauren Ryan creates animals made entirely from pipe cleaners – she never uses glue and only occasionally scissors and a little felt tip marker to create the…

Friendship bracelets

If you can tie a knot, you can make a friendship bracelet. Follow along with The Purl Bee photograph tutorial and create beautiful patterned designs in…

Inspiration: Masking Tape Town

As part of a promotion for a Japanese masking tape manufacturer, art director Koji Iyama constructed a cardboard city and invited children to decorate it with…