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Family Crafts
Family Crafts

What’s Your Scratch Style?

Click here to see our full Scratch & Create series. Available for preorder now! Don't miss our EtchArt series for kids! Click here to preorder. Powered by Read More

Chalk on the Wild Side
Resources for Parents
Resources for Parents

Summertime Crafts: Ice Chalk

Sidewalk chalk has been a summer pastime for what seems like forever. In Chalk on the Wild Side we see how to take sidewalk chalk and add a new element... ice. Nothing beats playing with ice chalk on a hot summer afternoon, because Read More

fingerprint-fairies, Fingerprint Princesses and Fairies
Family Crafts
Family Crafts

How to Make a Fingerprint Fairy with Stardust

Did you know that you can create hundreds of characters with just your fingerprint? Fingerprint Princesses and Fairies provides inspiration for tons of amazing characters. It’s easy! All you need is an ink pad and some markers. Here's a fun Read More

Echo Flower, Sharpie Art Workshop for Kids
Resources for Parents
Resources for Parents

Warm and Cool Echo Flowers

Are you looking for a fun art project to do with your kids?  Let their imagination leave a mark with Sharpie Art Workshop for Kids. The book includes creative ways to use Sharpie, like this echo flower project using warm and cool Read More

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Resources for Artists
Resources for Artists

How to Make Plain Sashing Strips

Have you ever noticed how a handmade quilt is built with exquisite detail? Quilting Essentials teaches you the foundations of quilting and how to build that detail into your own quilt.  Below is a step-by-step guide on how to make plain Read More

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Family Crafts
Family Crafts

How to Make a Pompom Bird

If you're looking for the perfect project to complete with your child, or just want to experiment with a fun, fluffy art form, then pompom making is the next craft you'll want to discover. Make Pompom Animals does a fantastic job of Read More

planets, Draw 500 Things from Space
Family Crafts
Family Crafts

7 Fun Drawings That Are Out Of This World

Draw 500 Things from Space shows us how with a little imagination and some inspirational prompts we will soon be drawing aliens, spaceships and other things from out of this world! A good way to start is to draw the main line that Read More

zoetrope, Animation Lab for Kids
Family Crafts
Family Crafts

Make Your Pictures Come to Life with a Zoetrope

Have you ever heard of a zoetrope? It is the tool that was used before the invention of film to create the illustration of moving pictures. You can make your own pictures come to life by building your own zoetrope with this simple tutorial Read More

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Family Crafts
Family Crafts

3 Amazing Paper Animal Snowflakes

Making paper snowflakes is a great way to decorate for winter. It's always fun to cut random shapes and see how the snowflake comes out as you unfold it. But what if the patterns you cut weren't so random? 100 Amazing Paper Animal Read More

cover, Decorate for a Party
Family Crafts
Family Crafts

How to decorate your Christmas party

What is Christmas without a Christmas party? This year you might be thinking about throwing your own one but don’t know where to start. This is where Holly Becker and Leslie Shewring come in. Authors of excellent party decorating manual Read More