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Spray painting wooden art chairs

The chairs in our Art Studio needed some pizzazz! So we decided to let the kids paint their own chair. First the kids lightly sanded their chair. Then they spent two days spray painting their color scheme. Finally- after two days of painting and letting them dry – the chairs were ready to be moved …

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Art Studio

Yesterday was my 38th birthday! 🎈 πŸŽ‰ I had such a lovely day!!🀩 Simone had found a dead cicada weeks ago – but she saved it for me (after pranking her cousin with it) and gave it to me as a birthday gift! I love it – it is so well preserved… you can see …

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Craft fair

Simone had been busy all summer making Shrinky Dink Jewelry – necklaces and earrings… … and today was the big day- where she sold her creations at a craft fair! She designed all her jewelry… some earrings she drew free-hand like the emoji’s and PokΓ©mon, others she traced like the Mickey and Minnie combo! She …

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Front yard birding

This isn’t our first time birding in the front yard, nor will it be our last! We have an extensive bird feeding station that we keep full of tastey treats! And we are rewarded daily with a large variety of feathered friends! (But of course, none would pose for their pictures this morning!) Simone drew …

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A class on Nature Journaling

Nature Journaling in itself is easy and fun. Basically, you go out in nature, observe and draw! Although the kids and I have done it before while inside Β and sick …Β  And I have sewn sit-upons to use while outside observing and drawing… But when I heard there was a class at the Mo Department …

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Sunporch turned Art Studio

I am a compulsive room changer! Seriously! Company never know which room is what when they come over! LOL! Well… Today I was reading through the fabulous blogs that I follow and I was hit with inspiration!!! This homeschool mom and daughter at the blog Stilllifewithchildren paint on their back porch… and the pictures looked …

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