Plan a Crafty Teddy Bear Birthday Party

Stuck for ideas for your child's birthday party? A crafty teddy bear themed party is a lot of fun for younger children, and isn't too difficult to plan or execute. It's easy to theme everything from the activities to the food, and won't break the bank. Kids will love the chance to take part in all sorts of teddy-themed activities - especially since they'll be able to get creative! The memory of a great birthday party will stay with your child forever, and including the ideas below will guarantee a really special day. Read More 

Painting miniature pictures

Before the era of easy-to-send digital photos and cheap photograph printing, miniature pictures were an extremely popular way to transport images of loved ones or beloved locations with you wherever you went. The tiny size makes them a delicate option for artists, with little margin for error. Here are some tips to make your miniature artwork.  Consider your background One of the special aspects of miniature painting is that the painting can be concealed in another item, such as inside a locket, inside a matchbox, or inside an eggshell. Read More