Posted under: art



Nov
11

Chalkboard rainbow party: Stavros is 4!

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I’m really excited about today’s featured party – it’s a new and exciting party theme (new to my blog, and new in the shop) – all thanks to my friend Brenda, who dreamed it up for her son Stavros’ 4th birthday! She took my rainbow theme and put a chalkboard twist on it. One of my favorite details is the line Brenda added to the birthday invitation: “Chalk it up ...
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Chalkboard rainbow birthday party! Printables from Chickabug.com
Oct
14

Pop art party: Jude is 4!

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This fabulous and colorful pop art party was styled by Tiffany of Lookie Boo for her 4-year-old son, Jude. Tiffany says, “It was a little bit difficult to decide on a theme for Jude’s party this year. His interests change so quickly that I was nervous to choose a character to base the party around. One thing that he always likes? Letters, numbers and COLORS. So, since I am a ...
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Pop art birthday party
Oct
10

M&M cookie brittle

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This is pure genius: a dessert with the taste of a cookie but the crunch of a brittle. And M&M’s! M&M cookie brittle is thin, crispy, and studded with mini M&M’s candies. And with the colorful candies and chevron treat bags, it already looks like it’s ready to party. : ) You could serve the cookie brittle in bags just like this on your sweets table, or give it out ...
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M&M's cookie brittle - the taste of a cookie with the crunch of a brittle!
Aug
12

How to make a chalkboard artist’s canvas

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If you’re looking for an easy, inexpensive, yet impressive party favor for an art or rainbow party – or a DIY project for back-to-school, or a cute gift for any kid – I have such a great idea for you!! It’s courtesy of my amazing customer and friend, Brenda. Brenda is kind of a genius when it comes to her DIY party favors (she previously made stick hobby horses that ...
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How to make a chalkboard canvas - an easy & inexpensive craft project or party favor! #rainbowparty #artparty
Mar
26

How to make crayon utensil holders

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These crayon utensil holders are such a great idea for an art party, rainbow party, back-to-school, or just to make your kids’ craft area cute! They’re made using empty soup cans (upcycle alert!) and a large box of crayons. You could put utensils in them, as shown, or you could put in flowers to make a cute centerpiece. Filled with sugar, they’d make a great way to display lollipops or ...
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How to make crayon utensil holders
Mar
12

Rainbow ribbon party favor bags and bracelets

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Here’s a party favor that’s so simple and so cute, it could work for any party theme and in any color scheme: Ribbon party favor bags and name bracelets! This idea is by Jamie of Backless Shirt, who made these favors for her daughter’s rainbow theme party. The ribbon rainbows are simply taped into place in the favor bags, and putting the name bracelets over the bag handles is just ...
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Rainbow party favor bags and bracelets
Nov
09

DIY art palette aprons

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An art party is wonderfully entertaining for kids – but also very, very messy (when done properly, anyway). ; ) So, making art smocks for the children to wear is a great idea for the theme! Heidi of One Creative Mommy has an easy-to-follow tutorial for making aprons using freezer paper and fabric paint. She even got her aprons for free from Home Depot (children get free aprons when they attend Home ...
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Sep
02

{one pretty pin} DIY colored pencil necklace

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A necklace made from segments of colored pencils – how appropriate for back-to-school, and as a favor at an art party or rainbow party! It’s a lovely and creative idea by one of my favorite craft bloggers, Kate of Mini eco, and the tutorial on how to make the necklace is available at Design Mom. Featured pin • Original source: Mini eco for Design Mom • Pinned to: Art party   ...
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Oct
20

Rainbow party activities

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For a rainbow party, the entertainment is as pretty as the decor! Here are a few of my favorite party games, activities and crafts. All of them are homemade and inexpensive, and most are great for an art party, too! 1. Pin the pot o’ gold on the rainbow game 2. Rainbow rings via Fowl Single File – use ribbons and buttons to decorate canning jar lids, then twirl and ...
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