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Art in the Open Air

Eliza Clark - Life is Art; Art is Life » Your Little Artist at Home

As the days grow warmer, outside is where we all want to be. Especially the little artistic types among us. Because there's no more inspiring place to make art than under the big blue sky. Here are a few ideas for bringing your child's creativity out into...
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A Picture Is Worth a Thousand Words: Books (and Illustrators) That Help Teach Art t...

Amy Fauss - Life is Art; Art is Life » Little Art Critics

Pablo Picasso said, "All children are artists. The problem is how to remain an artist once he grows up." Isn't that the truth? Children spend hour after hour creating—drawing, painting, writing—visualizing and expressing their thoughts, ideas and drea...
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Top Ten Things Every Creative Home Needs

Ginger Carlson - Life is Art; Art is Life » Your Little Artist at Home

A home that encourages creative thinking and expression would include:1. At least one adult (preferably more) who engages the child with thoughtful interaction and also models wondering about the world and a desire to learn.2. An understanding of the c...
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Outdoor Photography: Hand Over the Camera to the Kids

Caroline - Learning » Art

Families everywhere are taking advantage of these beautiful summer days by hitting the beach or taking a hike in a local park. Summer break promises some of the best times of year to get outdoors with your kids. And, while you're out doors, chances are...
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