3 Techniques to Awaken Your Creativity!

The key is opening the door to creativity by inviting in curiosity and doing things that awaken the energy of excitement to keep things open and flowing. Here are 3 ways you can stimulate and tone your creativity: Mindfulness Meditation Practice One of the most effective ways to become creatively toned and start accessing core creativity is through a mindfulness meditation practice. Mindfulness allows us … Continue reading 3 Techniques to Awaken Your Creativity!

Super Cute Unicorn Art and Crafts for Kids!

Awesome and Fun Handprint Art project for Kids- Unicorn Handprint Art Supercute and Easy Unicorn Paper Cup craft for kids! Fun Footprint Art Ideas – Unicorn Footprint Art For more creative Kids Art video watch Super Cute and Easy Keepsake Worthy Art Ideas for Kids! You may also like Transformations using the Craft of Decoupage Inspiration to set up an Incredibly Creative Home Art Studio! … Continue reading Super Cute Unicorn Art and Crafts for Kids!

Lipa Land! A Family App That Will Make Learning Fun For Your Kids

Educational apps are a great and fun way to keep your kids learning outside of the classroom. In a supervised environment, children as young as three or five are able to engage in learning activities using smartphones and tablets of all kinds. Games and activities that engage children in thinking skills like memory games, puzzles, spatial reasoning activities, nurturing skills and creative skills such as … Continue reading Lipa Land! A Family App That Will Make Learning Fun For Your Kids

DIY Paper Craft – How To Make A Mini Album Squash Book!

This tutorial has step by step instructions to create a Squash Book – these little mini albums are easy and adorable gifts. Step 1: Gather Your Supplies! You need: Scissor Double-sided pattern paper Double-sided adhesive tape Ribbon Craft embellishments (optional) Step 2: Take each square pattern paper (6″x 6″) and fold it. Fold it in half. Fold it in half again (this time on the other … Continue reading DIY Paper Craft – How To Make A Mini Album Squash Book!

How to Make Tie-Dyed Fabric!

Tie-dye is a term for a technique of coloring fabrics that involves folding, twisting, and crumpling fabric and then tying it with rubber bands or string tightly. Then, you dip it in a fabric dye for some time until the dye to take hold in the fabric. The areas that are twisted or banded tightly will have no dye or faint traces. Once you remove … Continue reading How to Make Tie-Dyed Fabric!

How to Make Photo Magnets!

There are all sorts of cool magnets available in the market, but photo magnets are much more personal. Here is an easy DIY tutorial for you to create some unique magnets to decorate your fridge. What you’ll need: MDF cutouts Magnets Paints/ crayons Glue Photo prints (small dimensions) Craft embellishments (optional) Instructions: 1. Begin by colouring the MDF cutout to create a nice colourful mini photo … Continue reading How to Make Photo Magnets!

Most Wonderful Keepsake Mothers Day Crafts for Kids and Moms!

The good thing about Mother’s Day Gift Ideas is that most Mother’s pretty much love and appreciate anything their children make. I have enjoyed creating hand and footprint art with my little one since he was a toddler and this Mother’s Day we bring to you some really fun projects. So raise your hand if you like footprint and handprint art 🙂 and let your … Continue reading Most Wonderful Keepsake Mothers Day Crafts for Kids and Moms!

Art Ideas For Kids: Painting On Cardboard!

Want to bring new life to Cardboard boxes? Here’s how you make some pretty art with kids – all you need is cardboard, paints, and brushes. Materials required: Cardboard Poster colors or Acrylic Paints Scissors Glue Embellishments (optional) Instructions: Cut out the shapes on cardboard and paint them. Allow to dry and glue the pieces to create animals, plants, vehicles, etc., Here are a few … Continue reading Art Ideas For Kids: Painting On Cardboard!

Easy DIY Floral Valentine’s Day Tag!

Valentine’s Day is just around the corner and here’s an easy DIY craft to impress a dear one. The tags I am making today are versatile and can go as gifts or can make wonderful accompaniments with other gifts. You can express your sentiments on them or just add them to gifts for an extra fancy touch! Step 1: Use heart shape cut outs in … Continue reading Easy DIY Floral Valentine’s Day Tag!

Featured Artist: Charu Jain

About this new feature on Al Things Beautiful: A couple of months back, I stumbled upon an interview of Sizzix Designer Jenny Doan of the Missouri Star Quilt Co. and was very impressed wither journey and message. And I thought to myself, why not feature some of my extremely creative friends on my blog. That was how the door to guest posting on Al Things … Continue reading Featured Artist: Charu Jain