5 Art Project Ideas for Kids

5 art projects for kids

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Every year, Nicholas and I work on a few art projects together. He likes to create and the county fair art show gives us a good excuse to spend some time working together. You can see some of his past creations here.

Throughout the year I add pins to my Kids Art Board on Pinterest. Then when it’s time to start painting, I let him look through the pins and […]

Water Lilies ~ Watercolor & Black India Ink

Water Lilies

Over the weekend I spent some time working on these water lilies. I used the same process I shared in my Goldfish Pond post. I’m loving the results and especially how easy it is.

Ready to be outlined with ink.

Finished!

 

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Goldfish Pond ~ Watercolor & Black India Ink

Goldfish Pond

Remember how I mentioned at the end of my Flower Art post that I thought the watercolor and black India ink combination would make a great fish painting?

Well, I kept visualizing how colorful and fun it would look and decided to put it on paper. After an image search on the web for a little inspiration, here’s what I came up with.

I started out by outlining the fish.

 

Then I […]

Flower Art ~ Water Color and Black India Ink

Flower Art

 

I came across this art project idea over at bloesm kids. The directions are very easy to follow. The one thing I would add is to make sure your paper is wet enough so the color will “spread”.

Best of all, it’s a very kid friendly project. They especially like working with the India ink.

 

Here’s a list of supplies you’ll need:

watercolor paper watercolor paint sponge brush paintbrush black India ink […]