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Wednesday Links: Paint-by-number fun

Months ago (years?) I bought a paint-by-number kit at the craft store (see above).  I’ve always liked to draw and paint and create, but my fine art skills are still limited, so I thought it would be a good hobby. Nice and retro. And yet it’s still in the box. It’s not that I don’t have […]

Father’s Day Idea: DIY Beer Art by My Kid

My husband loves beer. Craft beers, cheap beers, not cheap beers, bottled beers, canned beers, domestic beers, imported beers, even brewing beer, anything beer. So what better Father’s Day gift from my daughter than beer? But she’s only five. Even if she could get a fake ID, she can’t drive and has no money or […]

art gallery on a stick

A little reprieve from the craziness of my book stuff. (Aaack!! Due in a matter of weeks!! Aaack again!!!) Art gallery cookie pops. let’s tour the gallery Vase of Flowers That Lady With the Smile Still Life with Fruit and Pitcher Um, Abstract how to make an art gallery on a stick you will need:* […]

more marshmallow art

My marshmallow art was such a hit (thank you all for your lovely comments!) that I thought I’d add a few more. Picasso, le reve Mondrian, composition with yellow, blue and red Dali, the persistence of memory Feel free to share (nicely)! While my blog’s photographs and text are protected by copyright, I do allow […]

marshmallow art

Marshmallow art is a super easy fun project for kids or grown-ups who love to draw. Personalize your marshmallows to match a party theme and serve or have marshmallow art as a party make marshmallow art you will need:* marshmallows gourmet writers skewers and/or lollipop sticks *If you can’t find Americolor gourmet writers, as […]