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Arts and Crafts

[Picture credit: Courtesy of Starya] Thursday, November 1, 2018 Preamble (rant mode on) This site is not just for people that are making money. This…

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Charcoal

[Picture credit: Courtesy of Eren O.] Wednesday, October, 31, 2018 Charcoal, pastels, drawing on dual layer colored wax: black on color Artists use charcoal in…

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Hot glue gun projects

Wednesday, October 31, 2018 Hot Glue Gun projects You can get a cheap glue gun for about $3 to $6 and about 24 to 100…

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Make your own books

Growing up one of the first mediums of entertainment that we kids got was simply books. Of course, there were many things vying and competing…

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Styrofoam

[Picture credit: Courtesy of Eren O.] Wednesday, October 31, 2018 A great idea for art projects for kids is using styrofoam! Styrofoam is also known…

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Balsa Wood Projects

Wednesday, October 31, 2018 When I was looking up Balsa wood I came across a Wikipedia entry of Ochroma pyramidale which is a type of…

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Watercolor

[Picture credit: Courtesy of Eren O.] Wednesday, October 31, 2018 Watercolor is often overlooked as a classy form of art and sometimes take a lesser…

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Oil Paintings

[Picture credit: Courtesy of Eren O.] Wednesday, October 31, 2018 What is oil painting? Oil painting uses colored pigments to create works of art. It…

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Magic and Performance

Tuesday, October 30, 2018 When you’re a kid there are usually two things that fascinate you in performance art: magic and the circus. While I…

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Knitting & crocheting, looming and quilting

Knitting & Crocheting, Looming and Quilting (oh my!) Monday, October 8, 2018 This article will talk about some basics about knitting including the history of…

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