October has just begun, and Halloween is right around the corner! My favorite holiday will soon be here, and I’m hosting a brunch this Sunday in preparation of the big day. These adorable ‘2 step’ pumpkins are the perfect table decoration for any party or event that you plan on having during the next four weeks.…Continue
Added by Ashley Lucas on October 2, 2014 at 1:23pm — No Comments
I know it’s September, but I’m already thinking about Halloween non-stop! It’s never too early to start putting out some harvest pumpkin decorations in the fall, so here’s a craft that is sure to please as a centerpiece on your table, party favor for kids or even as a colorful gift!…Continue
Maybe it’s the constant news about Sharknado on TV every day…. or the many documentaries airing on cable channels this summer. Whatever it is, sharks are so big right now! Sharks are a great theme for birthday parties and play dates, and these puppets are the perfect, easy craft for a lazy summer day.
Materials you will…Continue
Added by Ashley Lucas on August 8, 2014 at 9:50am — No Comments
Here’s an adorable and easy craft you can make with the kids this summer! This is a fun take on the traditional ‘pet rock’ and can easily be made with seashells found from your next beach vacation.
In addition to these cute seashell pets, you can make great pebble pets with rounded stones…Continue
Added by Ashley Lucas on May 27, 2014 at 1:23pm — No Comments
St. Patrick’s Day is a magical holiday for young and old because of the tiny leprechauns you start to see this time of year! These cute little decorations…Continue
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Added by Ashley Lucas on October 16, 2013 at 12:28pm — No Comments
This adorable Jack-O-Lantern is meant to mimic the look of older, vintage Halloween decorations that commonly used crepe paper in their design. This project went over great with my private lessons this week, and I'm hoping your children enjoy it too!…Continue
Added by Ashley Lucas on October 9, 2013 at 12:49pm — No Comments
Popsicle Pets I created this craft on my blog and it was a hit for many moms on Pinterest! In addition to being featured on…Continue
I feel very fortunate to be an arts instructor with children as part of my business, because there is no child who doesn't like art if it is taught or approached in the right way! Here are some important lessons I've learned over the years while teaching children aged 2 - 10 years.Continue
Added by Ashley Lucas on April 17, 2013 at 8:39am — No Comments
This fun and easy craft is a great way to celebrate the upcoming Chinese New Year on February 10, 2013. Considering this is the year of the Snake, I wanted to create something a little cuter... so this Lucky Tree fits the bill! The fruits can be clementines or oranges... whatever you wish!
For this project…Continue
Parents, with a little imagination it is very easy to find all sorts of arts and crafts projects for your children right within your home! For this first project, Torn Paper Fun, all you need is some colorful paper found around the house such as: old greeting card…