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!

DIY art aprons - so cute for an art party!

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 Depot’s Saturday Kids Workshop).

DIY art aprons - so cute for an art party!

With just a few inexpensive supplies (and a free printable template that Heidi provides for you), the paint palette aprons come together in a snap!

DIY art aprons - so cute for an art party!

Visit One Creative Mommy for a full step-by-step tutorial on how to make these artists’ aprons!

Reposted gratefully with permission from Heidi at One Creative Mommy.

Art theme paper goods & printables from Chickabug

Shop for personalized art theme party paper goods and printables here.
Or, check out more art theme party ideas on Pinterest or here on my blog!