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Halloween Crafts: Haunted Mini Mansions

October 8, 2014
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Think of today’s project as a Halloween Gingerbread House, minus the candy and snow of course…..I live in a city that popularize McMansions and for that reason alone I’m excited about the Halloween craft idea I’m sharing today: Haunted MINI Mansions. I guess you could call these the polar opposite of McMansions! All kidding aside […]

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Crafty Halloween Ideas: Make Your Own MUTANT TOYS

October 4, 2014
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Today we are taking a break from pretty things to bring you something very special…..MUTANT TOYS! Oh yeah! This is one of those Halloween ideas that will have you and your kids laughing, a lot. Trust me, you will want to do this project. My kids LOVED it and are still playing with their mutant toys….. This […]

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12 Easy Art Ideas for Kids

October 1, 2014
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We love easy art ideas for kids here on Babble Dabble Do and have amassed quite a few fun, colorful, and simple art project posts since we started 2 years ago. The only problem is…how do you find them? With 150+ posts and counting I realize that a lot of fabulous projects are lost in […]

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Halloween Craft: GIANT Kirigami Spider Webs

September 26, 2014
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I admit it, last night we decorated for Halloween, and it’s not even October. In fact it’s been so hot in LA the past few weeks you’d think it was the middle of summer. Except for the fact that my kids are already choosing their Halloween costumes and planning their October calendar to get in […]

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Halloween Crafts: Glow in the Dark Terror-arium

September 24, 2014
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Halloween crafts for kids are EVERYWHERE right now. And I get it. Halloween is definitely my favorite holiday. I love the smell of toasted pumpkins and the chilly night air with a blustery wind. Throw on a good classic horror film like Bela Lugosi in Dracula and we are all set for the night! But […]

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5 Must-Do Photo Editing Tools & Tips

September 22, 2014
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I’m thrilled to be part of the Rockin’ Art Moms Photo Series MAKE BETTER BLOG PHOTOS- Tips for Creating Memorable and Pin-Able Photos. I’ll be your stop for all things related to PHOTO EDITING. For other tutorials in the series see About the Series below. Photo editing is one of the best things you can […]

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Art Ideas for Kids: DIY Mosaic Magnets

September 18, 2014
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I’m always dreaming up art ideas for kids (it’s an addiction folks) and lately I have been trying to come up with SUPER EASY things you can do/make with just a few materials. That’s how this little ditty came to be. My obsession with magnets, color, printables, and geometry all rolled up into a simple […]

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Art Supply Finds: 30+ Art Supplies From the Hardware Store (and cool stuff to make with ‘em)

September 13, 2014
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For the first installment of our Everyday Creative: ART SUPPLY FINDS series we are going to a place I hold dear to my heart : the humble hardware store. I have a bit of an obsession with hardware stores, in fact I frequent our Ace more than any of my local craft stores. And it’s not […]

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Book Art: Recycled Art Journals + the Easiest Bookbinding

September 10, 2014
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We are back with our fourth installment of our Book Art series in collaboration with Erica from What Do We Do All Day! If you haven’t seen the first installments in this series here’s how it works: Erica will be creating book lists for kids based on a topic and I’ll be supplying a companion […]

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