Mess Free Creativity with Thin Stix {A Review & Giveaway}

  My kids and I have been having a lot of fun in the last few weeks using the clever, mess-free, tempera paint called Thin Stix Creativity Pack from The Pencil Grip, Inc. My daughter squealed when they arrived, quite happy we received a set for this review. We both like to color and … [Read more...]

Activa Products Review

    One of my favorite things about homeschooling is the chances I get to 'do art' (a.k.a. craft projects.) Recently our medium of choice was Rigid Wrap and CelluClay Quik-Sculpting Kit from ACTÍVA Products. Rigid Wrap is a mesh cloth that becomes mold-able when dipped in water … [Read more...]

Visit the World through Your Children’s Art with ArtAchieve {A Review}

My children have recently had the opportunity to travel the world and visit new cultures through art lessons offered by ArtAchieve. We were given access to an online subscription for the Entire Level II lessons given by John Hofland, an elementary and middle school teacher who studied drawing and … [Read more...]

Creating a Masterpiece with Online Art Lessons {A Review}

Recently, we added art classes into our weekly homeschool schedule. I wanted to give the children opportunity to create artwork as opposed to "arts & crafts" projects. We wanted to be able to display what we created or possibly finish them in such a way as to give them as gifts. Creating a … [Read more...]

You were Created . . . to Create.

Each of us  was made to be creative (yes, every one of us.) We are all made in the image of The Creator, The Author of Life. He created. And so we create as well.  You may get creative at the sewing machine or with your scrapbooking supplies or your paintbrush and easel, But there's a lot more to … [Read more...]