Donald Hall: Ox-Cart Man
Paul Galdone: The Little Red Hen
Alice Provensen: The Year At Maple Hill Farm
Demi: One Grain Of Rice: A Mathematical Folktale
Peter H. Reynolds: Ish
C.W. Anderson: Billy And Blaze: A Boy And His Horse
Carin Berger: The Little Yellow Leaf
Il Sung Na: A Book of Sleep
Phillis Gershator: Listen, Listen
Patrick McDonnell: Art
Chris Haughton: Little Owl Lost
Munro Leaf: The Story of Ferdinand
Sarah Olmsted: Imagine Childhood: Exploring the World through Nature, Imagination, and Play
Susan Schwake: Art Lab for Kids: 52 Creative Adventures in Drawing, Painting, Printmaking, Paper, and Mixed Media-For Budding Artists of All Ages
Amie Plumley: Sewing School: 21 Sewing Projects Kids Will Love to Make
Rae Grant: Crafting Fun: 101 Things to Make and Do with Kids
Marie Hablitzel: Draw Write Now, Book 1: On the Farm-Kids and Critters-Storybook Characters
Mona Brookes: Drawing with Children
Ed Emberley: Ed Emberley's Fingerprint Drawing Book
MaryAnn F. Kohl: Discovering Great Artists
Deanna F. Cook (editor): FamilyFun Crafts
Petra Berger: Feltcraft: Making Dolls, Gifts and Toys
Visit Willowday to print a copy of this year's gorgeous Halloween Countdown calendar!
10/01/2014 in 12+ years old, 18 mos to 2 years old, 3 - 5 years old, 6 - 12 years old, Activities, All Ages, Family, Halloween Crafts, Printables & Downloads | Permalink
Pink Stripey Socks shares a tutorial on how to turn a hockey stick into horse or dragon. This makes a wonderful toy or prop for a Halloween costume.
10/01/2014 in 3 - 5 years old, 6 - 12 years old, Animals & Bugs, Building/3 Dimensional, Crafts, Family, Felt and Felting, Halloween Crafts, Parent Made, Pretend Play, Sewing & Stitchery, Toys to Make | Permalink
Check out these adorable animals made from toilet paper rolls at Fox and Owl.
10/01/2014 in 12+ years old, 3 - 5 years old, 6 - 12 years old, Animals & Bugs, Crafts, Family, Free & Fun Crafts, Group, Recycled Crafts | Permalink
Don't miss out on this classic fall craft at Pink Stripey Socks. This version of pressed leaves uses contact paper instead of wax paper. She also shares how to make a paper bag pumpkin, a perfect craft for toddlers.
09/30/2014 in 18 mos to 2 years old, 3 - 5 years old, Crafts, Fall Crafts, Family, Group, Nature Crafts | Permalink
This pretty fall bookmark at Make It Your Own is a nice combination of traced leaves and watercolors.
09/30/2014 in 12+ years old, 3 - 5 years old, 6 - 12 years old, Fall Crafts, Family, Group, Paper Crafts | Permalink
Happy Hooligans shares a great fall project for preschoolers that works well for an apple theme too - make apple prints in autumn colors.
09/30/2014 in 3 - 5 years old, 6 - 12 years old, Art, Crafts, Experiential, Fall Crafts, Family, Group, Paint, Printmaking | Permalink
These personalized peg dolls aren't just a unique toy, they're a keepsake that can be handed down to the next generation! Love this! Details at Ukkonooa.
09/30/2014 in 3 - 5 years old, 6 - 12 years old, Crafts, Family, Gifts to Make, Parent Made, Toys to Make, Wood Crafts | Permalink
As part of a homeschool unit study on geography, Blue Fish On A Bike shares instructions for this wonderful painted globe pumpkin and an earth mobile.
09/29/2014 in 12+ years old, 3 - 5 years old, 6 - 12 years old, Activities, Crafts, Earth Day Crafts, Family, Group, Homeschooling, Paint, Science | Permalink