Turn Kids’ Old Holiday Crafts Into New Teen Art Projects

Kids make plenty of Christmas and holiday crafts during the season. It's okay recycle some for edgier teen art.

December 2, 2021

Make a Stay-Puft Marshmallow Man Cocoa Buddy

Everyone loves the Stay-Puft Marshmallow Man! Here's a kid-friendly edible craft for your fall and winter warm beverages.

November 14, 2021

Five Decorating Hacks for Halloween Weekend

Halloween weekend crept up fast this year. Here are some fun ideas for quick and inexpensive decorating.

October 30, 2021

Make a Dapper Halloween Hatter with a Discount Store Skull

Some household items and creative upcycling can turn a discount store styrofoam skull into a cool Halloween showpiece.

October 20, 2021

DIY Little Light Boxes Inspired by the Art of Neon

Lisa shows us a way to create a little fake basic neon sign using a small string of battery operated…

October 11, 2021

Create Spooky Pictures from Regular Paint-by-Numbers Kits

Halloween decorating and décor is becoming more and more elaborate, but some of the cooler seasonal items and spooky effects…

October 4, 2021

Make a Little Chibi-Style Lula Tooka Doll Accessory

'Star Wars: Visions' has brought the anime style into its extended universe. Here's a DIY to give another 'Star Wars'…

September 26, 2021

Be the Artist: the Mind’s Eye of Automatism and Allover Painting

Let your mind open up to create some surreal and imaginative creations with Allover painting and Automic Drawing

September 13, 2021

Make/Play/Watch/Read: My Fine Feathered Friends

Birdwatching is a great hobby to encourage at any time of year. Start with our Make/Play/Watch/Read and see where the…

September 10, 2021

Making Teacher Gifts Easy With My Cricut Mug Press

GeekMom Sarah's teacher gift of choice this year? A gift card with a side of personalized mug thanks to the…

September 4, 2021

Be the Artist: The Waxy World of Encaustic Painting

Encaustic painting has been popular for centuries, and it is still "hot" today. Here's a kid-friendly way to create with…

August 29, 2021

Adorn Your Home With Cross-Stitched Disney Villains

If you're really into Disney villains and cross-stitch, this craft book kit is the perfect joining of the two.

August 26, 2021

Be the Artist: The Colorful Chemistry of Art Emulsions

Emulsions are present in everything from chemistry to cooking, but it can also be a beautiful part of the visual…

August 15, 2021

TOFT: Here Come the Bees

If, like Donna Noble, you have concerns about the world's bee population, consider joining in the summer fun with Toft,…

August 13, 2021

Give Your Family Photos the ‘Take On Me’ Animation Treatment

MTV is 40 years old this month. Help celebrate with a DIY recreating the look of one of the most…

August 8, 2021

Be the Artist: The Universal Language of Iconography

The use of iconography has be used in everything from fine art painting to computer emojis...to sports pictograms.

August 2, 2021

Be the Artist: The Vibrant World of the Fauvists

A pair of artists first created their "wild beasts" in the early 1900s. Try this fauvism inspired DIY to make…

July 19, 2021

Be the Artist: The Beauty and Color of Batik Design

The wax dyeing method of batik is popular with artists around the globe. Create some designs from make-believe lands as…

July 4, 2021

My First Craft-A-Long With Toft

Once upon a time I was sane, and then I encountered Kerry Lord, Edward's menagerie, and joined a whole new…

June 30, 2021

Be the Artist: Making Nostalgic Memories with Ephemera

Ephemera is something created to be temporary. Use some of the these old paper items to create some memories from…

June 21, 2021