Big Messy Art: Paint on the Walls! from Muse of the Morning

Big Messy Art: Paint on the Walls!

Ok, ok… not actually the walls. Or maybe the walls. We painted on the fence, but this could easily be done on the side of your house or on the side of a shed. This project is for the series of BIG! MESSY! Art Projects for Kids that I’m doing this week. It’s Big! And […]

Big Messy Art: Paint on BIG Paper from Muse of the Morning

Big Messy Art: Paint on BIG Paper

This is part of my series on BIG MESSY Art for Kids that I’m doing this week. Yesterday, I wrote a post about Sidewalk Paint that I hope you’ll check out. Today, why not set out some really BIG paper for kids to paint on?

Big Messy Art: How To Make Sidewalk Chalk Paint with Muse of the Morning

Big Messy Art: How To Make Sidewalk Chalk Paint

It’s summer time! It’s a perfect time of year to pull out the big messy art projects that look like a lot of fun, but require a lot of cleaning up or a lot of space. Take the projects outside! Use a hose for clean up, use the yard for space. And let the kids […]

Easy Image Transfers from Muse of the Morning

Easy Image Transfers

Image transfers are a really easy way to spice up an altered art project. They are really easy to do with easily obtained supplies! Supplies: acetone cotton balls receiving paper a photocopied image to transfer (this must be an image that has been photocopied, it cannot be printed from your computer, or taken from a […]

Paper Tearing Techniques

When you tear paper craft or scrapbooking paper toward you, it leaves a contrasting white edge. When you tear paper away from you, it leaves the same color edge. Use your fingers to direct the shapes you’re tearing. Use a ruler edge for a perfectly straight tear. To tear mulberry papers in the exact way […]