December 19th, 2014 | by Julie Finn
My two favorite things about technology are 1) its ability to empower everyone, especially kids, to learn what they want to learn and do what they want to do, and 2) its potential for presenting information and encouraging people, especially kids, in ways that interest and engage them
December 17th, 2014 | by Julie Finn
Got some beat-up books?
You've got free craft supplies!
December 8th, 2014 | by Julie Finn
Kids love to make their own toys, and you'll not find any crafting supply that's cheaper, more plentiful, or more versatile than the lowly toilet paper tube.
December 3rd, 2014 | by Julie Finn
Even though *I* may not super love this 4M Recycled Paper Bead Maker, because I can make better beads by hand, my eight-year-old kiddo DOES love it. Super hard
December 1st, 2014 | by Julie Finn
This craft project is so easy that an eight-year-old kid could do it.
Heck, this craft project is so easy that an eight-year-old-kid INVENTED it
November 24th, 2014 | by Julie Finn
Here's how to turn an incandescent light bulb into a hollow light bulb Christmas ornament
November 19th, 2014 | by Julie Finn
Before you can craft a project with a hollowed out incandescent light bulb, you first have to hollow the dang thing out!
November 7th, 2014 | by Julie Finn
Glass bottles, whether they held your spaghetti sauce yesterday (here's how to get the label off) or a Coca-Cola fifty years ago (here's how to make it look shiny and new!), make excellent craft supplies
November 3rd, 2014 | by Julie Finn
Sometimes an artist needs some inspiration
October 22nd, 2014 | by Julie Finn
These particular Halloween luminaries here?
They are stunning. Stellar. The most beautiful that I've ever seen