Carnegie Mellon Student Gives a Lift to Lessig’s Ideas + MORE

Carnegie Mellon Student Gives a Lift to Lessig’s Ideas + MORE

Nature Play Ideas: Pinecone Bowling

We love nature and I love encouraging my children to enjoy nature. We are always collecting sticks and stones, much to The Englishman’s dismay (they end up all overthe house). But I just can’t resist them. Tactile, beautiful and well, simply nature. This time round, I decided to come up .... More »

Robot Week Wrap-Up + MORE

We celebrated the launch of Make: Volume 39 — Robotics, with five days of robot-related articles, pictures, videos, reviews and projects we called Robot Week. It's been a blast! In case you missed anything, here's a quick review.Read more on MAKE .... More »

Gifts that Kids Can Make: Notebook Decoupage

We are always looking for gifts that kids can make – so that the children can give personalised gifts to grandparents, uncles, aunties and friends… I have to warn you though… with my 4 and 6 year old, that usually means we need to make twice as many gifts as needed, so that they ca.... More »

Calling all Makers: Apply Now to the 5th Annual World Maker Faire New York!

Calling all Makers! Now accepting applications to the 5th annual World Maker Faire New York, September 21st & 22nd at the NY Hall of Science in Flushing Meadows-Corona Park, Queens. Help mark this special occasion by participating in the Greatest Show (and Tell) on Earth!Read more on MAKE .... More »

Tin Can Drums

We in that kind of 5 minute crafts mood… quick and fun crafts you can do with the kids, that will result (hopefully) in hours of play. Here are some simple Tin Can Drums you can make with or for the kids! And this little tin can drum is a (modified) version from the lovely […] The post T.... More »

Lego Duplo Print Easter Egg Cards


tampa kids art class 1396377390 1959723268 Carnegie Mellon Student Gives a Lift to Lessig’s Ideas + MOREDecorate simple Easter egg cards using Lego Duplo to make a lovely pattern and creative effect! A perfect printing tool for little hands to hold and manipulate easily, with satisfying results.
With Easter fast approaching we made some very simple yet pretty Easter egg shaped cards using one of our favourite art methods, printing! Printmaking is so satisfying for young artists and depending on the materials used can create a huge range of effects very easily…

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