Arts and Crafts

K-Days Competitive Exhibits
Share Your Talents at K-Days Competitive Exhibits and Get FREE Admission

Submissions are now open for this year’s K-Days Competitive Exhibits. Local makers, creators, artists and producers of all ages are invited to share their passions and hobbies through this showcase of Alberta’s talent. Your best grown vegetable, tastiest baked treats, crafty creation and art projects could be on display during
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michaels make break
FREE Crafty Fun at Michaels Sunday Makebreak’s

Michaels’ in-store events are back with some great Sunday Makebreak events in June 2022! Michaels Makebreak events feature drop-in crafty fun for people of all ages. Visit the store during designated times, (usually Sunday afternoons from 2 to 4 pm) and head to the Michaels project room to craft alongside
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Make and Take Play Dough
Make and Take Play Dough Kit

Keep those little hands busy with their own Make and Take Play Dough Kit! Join Grasp Play & Learn Kits for this fun morning of creativity and sensory play on Sunday, March 27, 2022. Kids will have the opportunity to create their very own travel sized play kit as they
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Strathcona County Spring Break Creative Outlet
Spring Break Creative Outlet with Strathcona County

Kids can plug into their creativity over Spring break with Creative Outlet with Strathcona County! For 3 days (March 29 – 31) kids in grades 4 to 6 are invited to take a mental health break and come try something new and artistic. Daily topics to explore include Make a
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Family Fun Free Printable Letter to Santa
Letter to Santa {Free Printable}

Writing a letter to Santa is a part many household’s holiday traditions. It is a fun and exciting activity for the kids, and can play a key role in helping “Santa” determine what to put on the shopping list – especially this year when they are warning of shipping delays
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Art Expressions Royal Alberta Museum
Art Expressions at Royal Alberta Museum

Gather your family and create your own masterpiece with Art Expressions at Royal Alberta Museum.  Use a variety of materials to glide, dab, tap and swish while creating prints and artwork inspired by the Breathe exhibition. Visitors will share, discuss, learn and create under the helpful guidance of one of
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michaels 100 projects
Make 100 Fun Projects with Just 10 Art Supplies

“Mooooooooom, I’m boooooooored!” Stop right there! Do not pass go, do not collect $200 – head straight to Michaels Canadian website and find inspiration for cool (and easy) kids’ crafts! The Michaels “Kids Activities” tab has great ideas for crafts to keep your kids entertained all summer long. I love
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Boredom bingo
Boredom BINGO! {With FREE Printable!}

“The days are long, but the years are short,” is how the saying goes. Well, the days are really, really long when you have kids telling you how bored they are every 15 minutes. Sure you can just tell them to go read a book or find something to do,
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free printable Father's Day book
Free Printable Book For Dad On Father’s Day

Psssst … it’s Father’s Day on Sunday, June 20! A perfect excuse to celebrate all the great men in our lives – the ones who have nurtured, mentored and raised up a new generation. This printable book from CBC is a creative way to express your child’s heartfelt love and
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Nature Hero
Be a Nature Hero with Nature Kids Alberta

From mountains to prairies, grasshoppers to bisons, poplars to wild roses, Alberta is home to some pretty spectacular landscapes, animals, and plants. And now, your child can help steward and protect Alberta’s environment by becoming a Nature Hero. Becoming a Nature Hero not only benefits the environment, but it’s also
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