Jacqueline Briggs Martin: Snowflake Bentley
Robert Sabuda: Winter's Tale
Roger Duvoisin: Petunia's Christmas
Patricia Polacco: The Trees of the Dancing Goats
Al Dempster: Santa's Toy Shop
Aaron Shepard: The Baker's Dozen: A Saint Nicholas Tale
Sue Stainton: Santa's Snow Cat
Dr. Seuss: How the Grinch Stole Christmas!
Eve Bunting: Night Tree
Michael Brown: Santa Mouse
Lois Lenski: I Like Winter
Walter Rollins: Frosty the Snowman
Heather Conrad: Lights of Winter: Winter Celebrations Around the World
Jim Aylesworth: The Gingerbread Man
Robert Barry: Mr. Willowby's Christmas Tree
Margaret Wise Brown: A Pussycat's Christmas
A. J. Wood: The Christmas Hat
Chris Van Allsburg: The Polar Express
Colleen Monroe: The Christmas Humbugs
Alexandra Day: Carl's Christmas
Elsa Maartman Beskow: Ollie's Ski Trip
Wendy Pfeffer: The Shortest Day: Celebrating the Winter Solstice
Nankichi Niimi: Buying Mittens
Clement C. Moore: The Night Before Christmas
Astrid Lindgren: The Tomten
Chara M. Curtis: All I See Is Part of Me
Miriam Young: Miss Suzy
Robert Frost: Stopping By Woods on a Snowy Evening
Mary Lyn Ray: Christmas Farm
Rumer Godden: The Story of Holly and Ivy
Sibylle Von Olfers: The Story of the Snow Children
Find out how to make your own word search puzzle valentine card at Dandee!
02/10/2014 in 12+ years old, 3 - 5 years old, 6 - 12 years old, Card Making, Family, Valentine's Day Crafts | Permalink
Here's a great idea from Salsa Pie that works especially well for making a lot of valentine cards quickly from your child's artwork.
02/06/2014 in 12+ years old, 3 - 5 years old, 6 - 12 years old, Art, Card Making, Family, Group, Paint, Valentine's Day Crafts | Permalink
Alisa Burke shares how she made these beautiful hearts with only paper and pen and a few dimensional paint details. Let older kids stretch their drawing muscles after being inspired by these lovely hearts.
02/05/2014 in 12+ years old, 6 - 12 years old, Art, Card Making, Drawing & Illustration, Family, Group, Paper Crafts, Valentine's Day Crafts | Permalink
"Hey Smartie! Happy Valentine's Day" free printable via Seven Thirty Three "I Like How You Roll" free printable Valentine via Thirty Handmade Days "Let's Paint The Town" watercolor set Valentine idea via Warm Hot Chocolate "You Are A Hooooot" and "I Whaley Like You" fox, owl, whale, and deer free printable Valentines via You Are My Fave "Let's Band Together and Be Friends Forever" rainbow loom Valentine idea and free printable via Paper and Pigtails "U Rock" Valentine's Day card kids can make via Little Lovables "Love Bugs" Valentine card idea for kids via Sewing School "Have A Colorful Day" free printable Valentine card for kids via Relocated Living "You Rule" free Valentine printable for kids via Relocated Living "You Make My Heart Race" racecar Valentine for kids via Real Simple "I Chews You" homemade Valentine card ideavia All For The Boys "Valentine's Day is for suckers and other sweets like you" free Valentine printable via Bunny Cakes "I'm stuck on you" Valentine tattoos tutorial via The Long Thread "You blow my heart up" gum ball heart Valentine idea via Smart School House "You Rock" Valentine card printable lollipop cover via Zakka Life "You are berry sweet!" homemade Valentine card idea via Dilly-Dali Art "Super Fly" free printable paper airplane Valentine via One Charming Party "I've had my eye on you!" magnifying glass Valentine idea via Dandee "Blowing Kisses Your Way" Valentine bubbles via Craftberry Bush "You Make My Heart Glow" Valentine glow stick printable card via Delia Creates "Hope you have a 'TuTu-rific' Valentine's Day" card idea via Simply Notable "I'm Wild About You" "You Make My Heart Jump" plastic animal Valentines with free printable via Sweet C Designs "You Color My Heart" coloring picture homemade Valentine card idea via A Mom With A Lesson Plan "I Only Have Eye For You" heart eye patch Valentine via Elsie Marley "Yoda" Best Valentine free Valentine card printable with glow stick via design.wash.rinse.repeat. Here are some more great ideas from the archives! 20 Wordplay Valentine Card Ideas for KidsWordplay Peg Doll Valentines 15 Cute Homemade Wordplay Valentine Card Ideas We Make A Great Pair
01/31/2014 in 12+ years old, 6 - 12 years old, Card Making, Family, Paper Crafts, Party Ideas, Printables & Downloads, Valentine's Day Crafts | Permalink
New from old - recycle paper into paper hearts that have flower seeds embedded in them. Plant the paper hearts and watch the flowers sprout! There's even a free printable to attach to the hearts that says, "I love watching our friendship grow!" All the details are at JaMonkey.
01/28/2014 in 12+ years old, 3 - 5 years old, 6 - 12 years old, Building/3 Dimensional, Card Making, Crafts, Family, Garden, Group, Nature Crafts, Paper Crafts, Recycled Crafts, Valentine's Day Crafts | Permalink
Personalize your holiday cards with your children's artwork. Wise Craft shares details on how they made theirs.
12/17/2013 in 12+ years old, 18 mos to 2 years old, 3 - 5 years old, 6 - 12 years old, All Ages, Art, Card Making, Christmas Crafts, Family | Permalink
Good ol' potato stamps work for homemade Christmas cards too. MollyMoo shows you how to do it!
12/17/2013 in 12+ years old, 3 - 5 years old, 6 - 12 years old, Card Making, Christmas Crafts, Family, Group, Printmaking | Permalink
Learn how to accordion fold a tree shape then decorate it like a Christmas tree and make homemade cards. Details are at Buggy and Buddy.
12/17/2013 in 12+ years old, 3 - 5 years old, 6 - 12 years old, Card Making, Christmas Crafts, Crafts, Family, Group, Paper Crafts | Permalink
Find out how to make these adorable elf selfie Christmas cards at Salsa Pie!
12/17/2013 in 12+ years old, 3 - 5 years old, 6 - 12 years old, Card Making, Christmas Crafts, Family, Photography | Permalink
The kids at Purple Twig used the foam printing method to make these lovely holiday cards. I especially like the little bit of glitter that adds some sparkle but doesn't overwhelm the print.
12/13/2013 in 12+ years old, 3 - 5 years old, 6 - 12 years old, Art, Card Making, Christmas Crafts, Family, Group, Printmaking | Permalink
Book: Winter's Tale Activity: pop-up cards
Click here for all the details: Book and Activity Advent Day 2
12/02/2013 in Book and Activity Advent 2008, Card Making, Christmas Book and Activity Advent, Christmas Crafts | Permalink
The Charmed Mom shares an adorable little turkey made from fingerprints. Such a cute idea for place cards.
11/21/2013 in 12+ years old, 3 - 5 years old, 6 - 12 years old, Animals & Bugs, Card Making, Crafts, Family, Group, Printmaking, Thanksgiving Crafts | Permalink
Martha Stewart Living (COR): Martha Stewart's Favorite Crafts for Kids: 175 Projects for Kids of All Ages to Create, Build, Design, Explore, and Share
Margaret Bloom: Making Peg Dolls and More: Toys That Spin, Fly and Bring Sweet Dreams (Crafts and Family Activities)
Jean Van't Hul: The Artful Parent: Simple Ways to Fill Your Family's Life with Art and Creativity--Includes over 60 Art Projects for Children Ages 1 to 8
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
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