Arts and Crafts

Create and decorate ornaments together as a family at Crankpots Ceramics
Create Ornaments to Decorate Your Tree at Crankpots

Deck your tree with ceramic ornaments handmade and painted by your own family! Join Crankpots Ceramic Studio to paint 5 Christmas ornaments for $50. Gather your kiddos for a fun evening to make magical memories. Crankpots provides the paints, brushes, stencils and instructions for you and your family to complete
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Online Resources Creative Kids
The Best Online Resources For Creative Kids

Glitter, glue and markers all over the table … that’s how my house usually looks, because we’ve got a creative kid on our hands! While all kids are creative in their own ways, some naturally gravitate to hands-on-crafts and getting messy with a project. If you have one of those,
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Michaels crafts
Boredom Busting Kids’ Craft Ideas from Michaels

“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 “Projects” tab has how-to tips for crafters of all ages, but we especially like the section called Kids’ Crafts.
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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 21! 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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DIY Home Depot Kids Workshops

While the regular Home Depot Workshops for Kids have been cancelled, the Home Depot has created a series of workshops you can do with your kids at home. Check out these three fun DIY Home Depot Kids Workshops! DIY Cardboard Playhouse for Kids: in just 5 easy steps you can
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Kids Love Learning To Draw With Art Hub

We’ve been following the drawing tutorials at Art For Kids Hub for years – and they never disappoint! The tutorials are kid-friendly and easy to follow; there is a wide range of options for all ages, including kids under 5. These art tutorials aren’t just for kids though, I’m often
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Get FREE Access to Creativebug Craft Lessons

The Edmonton Public Library has partnered with Creativebug to offer all valid library card holders FREE online craft lessons. Creativebug is a subscription based online database that teaches arts and crafts at home through accessible and easy to follow lessons. Whether you are an avid crafter already, or looking to
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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’re isolating at home during a pandemic. The days are made even longer still when you have kids telling you how bored they are every 15 minutes. Sure you can
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Create, Learn and Discover With National Geographic

The National Geographic Kids website is a treasure chest of resources for having fun and learning at home! Take a look around and you will discover new things about animals, science, geography and history. Then go to the game section and test your knowledge with some trivia questions! The Home Is Good section
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Colour And Assemble A Paper City At Home {Free Templates}

I’m all for time-consuming (but still entertaining) boredom busters, and this one meets the criteria! A British Architecture Studio, Foster & Partners, has released a series of building templates that kids can use to build their own paper city at home. All you need to do is print, colour and
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