Category Archives: Art Supplies

Tools and mediums used to make art.

Bead Bugs with Picture Frame wire

Sometimes you just want to have fun! Fidgeting with picture frame wire, twirling it and making funny objects with it and sometimes creating with colourful beads. This summer my creative inspiration comes from a wonderful person by the name of … Continue reading

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Papier-mâché with children – Bird Art

Three Session Art Class For Young Artists SESSION ONE-Forming a bird You’ll need; a roll of toilet paper, or tissue paper flour and water with bucket whisk (from the kitchen) two small balloons stiff card paper for tail and wings … Continue reading

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Make it Simple and Small for the Season

4X5 Cameras weren’t considered small but 4X5 frames are. The Art Tree has made a collection of frames and continues to expand it’s array of colourful mini mats for the Fall season. Artists and home designers will enjoy these fun … Continue reading

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Once upon a northern night – Children’s Book Review

Once upon a northern night Author Jean E. Pendziwol Pictures by Isabelle Arsenault This book is written and illustrated as a poem, it flows with creativity. The title of the book is repeated throughout, reminding us that we are in … Continue reading

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The Pack – 8 Papier-mâché Dogs

The Pack by Susan Fae Haglund The Art of creating with paper, water and flour. This pet project was created with the intent of using it in an art curriculum. Planning the Papier-mâché design takes the major of the time, … Continue reading

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Digital Prints on Canvas – Stretched – Framed

Artists! If you have that FABULOUS work of ART that everyone says I’d like to have that or How much is that one? You have the opportunity to make everyone happy by getting giclees made or reproductions made onto canvas, … Continue reading

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Small Art with BIG Heart

These business card size mixed medium art are framed in a classic wood frame. The boldness of the wood frame enhances the art. Art by Susan Fae Roma Frame Picture Frames made with Roma Mouldings.

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Dog Days of School – Children’s Book Review

Dog Days of School by  Kelly DiPucchio and Brian Biggs When I think of the Dog Days of Summer I think of my dog “Charlie” lounging around in the backyard and going for long walks of sniffing everything. So when … Continue reading

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The Princess and the Packet of Frozen Peas – Children’s Book Review

Written by Tony Wilson, Illustrated by Sue deGennaro Ah, so the hockey season is coming to a close, in honour of that lets hear it for Henrik and his “unreal princess” Pippa. Author Wilson has a great sense of humour … Continue reading

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Black Dog – Children’s book review

Black Dog by Levi Pinfold Sometimes when we are unsure of things or NEW events are happening in our lives they can seem sooo BIG. Our mind can exaggerate the situation and make us feel afraid. Have you ever heard … Continue reading

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