Craft It: Kid-Friendly Halloween Rock Paintings!

created at: 10/10/2011

Every kid loves rocks; it’s a universal truth.  Capitalize on that fascination and have a little fun by turning all those beloved stones into Halloween creatures or phrases–it’s the perfect project for kids or kids-at-heart!  

Tonya Staab, the brilliant mind behind Create-Celebrate-Explore, shares this simple, kid-friendly Halloween craft idea over on Multiples & More.  To get started on this fun project, gather your materials:

  • rocks
  • paint
  • paint brushes
  • painter’s pens (optional)

Then skip on over to Multiples & More for Tonya’s tutorial and tips! Continue Reading

Craft It: Keep Kids Happy with Hot Rock Crayon Art!

created at: 06/30/2011

Oh man.  I would have LOVED this as a kid.  Heck, I’d probably still like making a few of these crayon rocks (I’ve always been fascinated by materials and the various forms they can take).  If there’s some childlike wonder to entertain, either for yourself or, you know, for an actual child, then we have the craft project for you!  

created at: 06/30/2011

The process is simple enough and we have the girls at eighteen25 to thank for the tutorial.   Continue Reading