6-9 year olds

Art projects for kids 6 years to 9 years. Approximately. These art projects are for kids to start exploring more techniques and materials, and practice what they have already learned.

6-9 year olds

Melting Beads to Make the Simplest Suncatchers …

Melting Beads for Suncatchers I did a search on melting beads and found soooo many different techniques, which made me realize there were lots of ways to do this. Also, it takes some trial and error. The following way-too-long post is an account…

6-9 year olds

Watercolor Collage Project For You to Just …

Watercolor can be intimidating when you’re not sure how to use it, and you’re envisioning creating a muddy mess on wrinkled paper. This approach to watercolor gives you the freedom to quickly splosh it around on a bunch of different…

6-9 year olds

A Quick and Simple (And Very Cool) …

This month I am counting down the weeks until my book is officially released all over the place. I decided to share with you 1 project a week for 4 weeks (that is 4 projects, in case you are mathematically…

6-9 year olds

Print Transfer Technique – Using Gel Medium

Print transfer is one of my favorite art techniques. Watching the image appear magically on another surface is insanely satisfying, and there are lots of techniques for print transfer, which make it all the more fun to experiment with. This time…

0-5 year olds

Bright and Happy! Ice Cream Cone Paper …

Lo and behold. I started working on this paper craft the other day, come to find out that Ice Cream Day is tomorrow. Thank you to the random weirdo who created ice cream day, and thank you to Ben &…