A slight change to our children’s art and sewing spaces at (4 and 6 years)

I find if a space in our home, especially our children’s play or work spaces is just not working for whatever reason,Β  just making the slightest change can make all the difference. Our Sewing space; Recently I shared the sewing space I set up for my children to use and it worked really well for … More A slight change to our children’s art and sewing spaces at (4 and 6 years)

Artventure at home- online art lessons for children

My almost six year old has been enjoying working through some of the Artventure lessons at home. Artventure is online Art lessons taught by creator Kirsty, who is an Australian Artist and mother of two. These online lessons are aimed primarily at primary aged children but can really used by anyone, myself included. We initially … More Artventure at home- online art lessons for children

How we store and rotate our children’s art supplies

I thought I would share how we store and rotate our children’s art supplies at this point. Like all children’s spaces they change and evolve over time. Downstairs (in our main living area); Recycled items/non recyclable art; Even though we have been trying to reduce our waste in the home, we still have cardboard or … More How we store and rotate our children’s art supplies

Collecting nature items for playdough play and nature prints

The other day, my 3 year old and I went for a walk to collect some nature items, only taking what was found on the ground. With an enamel bucket, my youngest collected some pine cones, seed pods, sticks and stones. We took some of these items (a banksia seed pod and pine cone) to … More Collecting nature items for playdough play and nature prints