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Art in Early Childhood

Hamburger Art

How fun are our Hamburger Art collages? Making hamburger collages is an awesome way to…

Turkey Handprint Potholder

We’re feeling in the Thanksgiving spirit now that we’ve made some Thanksgiving handprint turkeys! It’s…

Monet’s Haystacks

This week we explored texture and Monet’s Haystacks. It’s not my favorite series of Monet…

Community Collage

Two of my favorite things about Mother Goose Time are the Forest Friends books and…

Monet’s Flowers

We’re continuing to explore Art in France in week two of Mother Goose Time’s Art…

Cardboard Murals

The topic of Lesson 4 of Mother Goose Time’s Art Studio is Fresco & Mural.…

Self Portrait Center

It’s July and we’re on to the Art Studio theme from Mother Goose Time. Our…

Winter Ice

One of our awesome days of Mother Goose Time lessons focusing on Sights and Sounds…

Picasso in Preschool?

Picasso in Preschool? What’s that all about? Parents and educators alike might think art by…

Spilled Milk Art

Spilled Milk Art preschool activity that extends the fable of The Milkmaid and her Pail from the Mother Goose Time preschool curriculum kit, Fables and Folktales.

Maps and Globes

We had so much fun learning about maps and globes! You might think this topic…

Upside Down Art

Drawing while laying down or kneeling and looking up is not how we normally draw…

All Kinds of Weather

Our first week of Weather & Changing Seasons was about all kinds of weather. Learning…

Snowy Mitten Art

It’s time to celebrate winter! We’ve had our first snowfall and we’re playing outside in…

Art is Smart

I recently sent out this information, along with the Art is Smart page shown below,…

Super Fun Syringe Painting

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Winter Wonderland Paintings

This post contains an affiliate link to Discount School Supply. Our beautiful Winter Wonderland paintings…

Footprint Snowman Art

These snowmen footprints are keepsake worthy, frameable and will melt anyone’s heart! Footprint Snowman Art…

Alphabet Ice Painting

We’ve had some very cold days already this winter. Last week temps with wind chills…

Paper Pumpkins

These adorable paper pumpkins are great for fall décor from October through November for your…

Fall Fingerprint Trees

Fall is a wonderful time to explore colors with children with a simple project like Fall…

4th of July Spin Art

Create a colorful craft for 4th of July – red, white and sparkly spin art!…

Scented Kool-Aid Paint

We’re learning about bees and butterflies this month. We’ve learned that both use their sense…

Rainbow Mosaics

Simple Rainbow Mosaics are perfect for toddlers and preschoolers! Mess-free, simple and attractive when complete.…

Colorful Veggie Prints

Vegetables are colorful so this makes them interesting. That’s the angle I was going for…

Pipecleaner Weaving

I loved this pipecleaner weaving idea I found on Pinterest and so did my kids.…

Cozy Sweater Collages

As part of our “Sights & Sounds of Winter” (we’re actually covering all 5 senses),…

We’re Going on a Leaf Hunt

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Painting with Sticks

We love painting outdoors on our new easel ($2 at a garage sale!)  Yesterday we…

Painting with Worms

We painted with worms! Not real worms of course, but plastic stretchy realistic-looking worms.

Yarn Painting

Yesterday’s art activity relating to dinosaurs was yarn painting. We used this simple technique to…

Painting with Dinosaurs

Painting with Dinosaurs is definitely about the process, not the product. I was a little…

Holiday Bow Prints Art

I liked this idea from Teach Preschool using gift bows to make  textured holiday bow…

Handprint Art for Preschoolers

Turkey Handprint Potholder

We’re feeling in the Thanksgiving spirit now that we’ve made some Thanksgiving handprint turkeys! It’s…

Snowy Mitten Art

It’s time to celebrate winter! We’ve had our first snowfall and we’re playing outside in…

Winter Wonderland Paintings

This post contains an affiliate link to Discount School Supply. Our beautiful Winter Wonderland paintings…

Alphabet Ice Painting

We’ve had some very cold days already this winter. Last week temps with wind chills…

Paper Pumpkins

These adorable paper pumpkins are great for fall décor from October through November for your…

Fall Fingerprint Trees

Fall is a wonderful time to explore colors with children with a simple project like Fall…

4th of July Spin Art

Create a colorful craft for 4th of July – red, white and sparkly spin art!…

Scented Kool-Aid Paint

We’re learning about bees and butterflies this month. We’ve learned that both use their sense…

Process Art

Painting Ladybug Spots

We’re working on an amazing Bugs & Crawly Things theme this month with Experience Curriculum.…

Winter Ice

One of our awesome days of Mother Goose Time lessons focusing on Sights and Sounds…

Spilled Milk Art

Spilled Milk Art preschool activity that extends the fable of The Milkmaid and her Pail from the Mother Goose Time preschool curriculum kit, Fables and Folktales.

Maps and Globes

We had so much fun learning about maps and globes! You might think this topic…

Holiday Bow Prints Art

I liked this idea from Teach Preschool using gift bows to make  textured holiday bow…