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How to Display Children’s Artwork

Tired of all the children’s artwork hanging haphazardly on your refrigerator door?  Why not turn children’s artwork into fabulous displays throughout the home?  Children’s artwork adds a personal touch to any room.  By displaying it prominently, it also sends a message that a child’s creative expression is appreciated and valued.  Here are some simple ways … Continue reading

Maurice Sendak:  A Legacy Now at The Rosenbach

Maurice Sendak: A Legacy Now at The Rosenbach

Today we’re talking about…Maurice Sendak: A Legacy.   The work of this author and artist who passed away last month has been loved by both children and adults for decades and now everyone has the chance to see the largest exhibit of Sendak’s artwork at The Rosenbach Museum & Library in Philadelphia. The year-long exhibit, Maurice … Continue reading

How to Make Easy Prints

How to Make Easy Prints

School’s out for summer so here’s an idea on how to make easy prints at home with children. MEAT TRAY PRINTING You will need: Washed Styrofoam meat trays Dull pointed pencil Tempera or acrylic paint (tempera is washable, acrylic is not, both are available at local craft and art stores) Foam paint brush (1” wide … Continue reading