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Who knew salt dough was so easy?

I saw a post by amazing art blogger MaryMaking not too long ago on how to make salt dough.  She had made the dough for a whacky fish project.  I have adapted the project for an “Out of this World” inspiration.  Before I did it with the kids, I wanted to test it out.  A few years(…)

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Mr. Roboto

I start teaching an “Out of this World” Summer Camp on Monday, so I’ve been collecting ideas for the past few months in preparation.  I found this great alien/monster idea on Craft Jr. that I played around with this afternoon.  Here is the result.  It was really fun, especially taking all the photos.  Instead of(…)

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France Is No Freakin Joke

LOOK AT THESE PASTRIES!!!!!!  Are you kidding me?  I nearly had a heart attack when we walked in to this macaroon shop in Cannes.  The color, the texture, the taste!  I’m so sorry I don’t remember the name.  Oy.  Let’s just call it Heaven on Earth. I just found the name online.  It’s called Jean(…)

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Kindergarten Rocks Paper Mache

The kids did a fantastic job painting the details on their paper mache projects this morning.  We talked about not “over doing it” first.  Most kids decided they were done before we had to pull the full stop card.  Other kids really went for it!  Regardless, they all came out great.  Next step is to(…)

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