kids crafts

Contact Paper Flower Keeper Frame

By nicollerosenberg

We were looking through a kids' activity idea book and found this one: keeping flowers inside contact paper. We cut two sheets of contact paper to the same size, then cut a piece of construction paper as the frame.  We could have decorated it at this point.   Then we opened one piece o... Read More

Summer Camp at The Children’s Creativity Museum

By Amy Allen Johnson

Still looking for a fun summer camp?  The Children's Creativity Museum is offering a Claymation Summer Camp this week! Bust out the clay and start working on your script!  Kids ages 6-12 can come for a day or 3 days and learn the movie-making process by making a movie of their own! More ... Read More

Build Something for Summer at Lowe’s: Arts and Crafts Activities

By Karen Faciane

I recently found out that Lowe's Home Improvement stores throughout the Bay Area offer Build and Grow Activity days on a regular basis. These are special days when kids can come in with their parents or other caregivers for free clinics that teach them how to build fun toys out of wood. The instruct... Read More