Crafty Kid Stuff
By Nicole: Three By Sea on December 18, 2011
By Nicole: Three By Sea on December 17, 2011
Saw this face while making eggs Friday morning… Then I thought how waffles look a lot like the eyes of a fly… Which lead to making faces with our clementines. Some days I’m easily amused…
By Nicole: Three By Sea on October 25, 2011
Jack wanted to be a shark for Halloween, so we went online looking for a costume. We came across these kits,and J & I both liked the idea of the sweatsuit. He wanted something more detailed though, so I used that as a jumping off point for creating my own. Jack wanted eyes and a [...]
By Nicole: Three By Sea on August 3, 2011
Remember those paper chains from the holidays? J and I made one to countdown our vacation. It’s been great for helping visualize how long we have until we leave, as well as reinforce our counting practice. It also took about five minutes to make- perfect for a three-year-old’s attention span!
By Nicole: Three By Sea on July 12, 2011
A collaboration piece with J. He painted, I traced the outline of the bird I saw, and he added feathers and a tail (I know, it does kind of look like he’s pooping, doesn’t it?) This was all J., but I love that he named it “Rainbow”, because it has all the colors, just a [...]
By Nicole: Three By Sea on May 12, 2011
We’ve been painting on the lanai lately. There’s something about using kiddie art supplies that let me just relax and just have fun.
By Nicole: Three By Sea on May 2, 2011
Friday I bequeathed my old point and shoot camera to my three-year-old, and we headed off to the farmer’s market & my favorite little BBQ joint. Below are a few of the shots he took- some made me laugh, some impressed me… Getting a quick lesson on how to use the camera… He kept looking [...]
By Nicole: Three By Sea on March 29, 2011
I love the beach, but I’m not a sun worshiper. Sizzling on the sand is about the most boring thing on earth to me, so activities are a must. A book to read, a camera for snapping photos, something. Recently I saw a photo of a mermaid created from found beach materials and I knew [...]
By Nicole: Three By Sea on February 27, 2011
One of the new designs I created for my BIG work project is a pillow box. It’s a lovely way to package little gifts and what not. Or if you’re my three-year-old, it makes a great storage containers for your Hot Wheels. There are more sneak peeks of projects over on my other site, Three [...]
By Nicole: Three By Sea on February 14, 2011
Or rather, Jack did, with some guidance from Mom. It’s been a long journey getting these completed. Making craft projects with three-year-olds is certainly an exercise in patience building.