Jenny Oaks Baker – An American Violinist

Jenny Oaks Baker, a prominent American Violinist and Member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints – was playing at the Temple Visitors Center last night. So, the Nelson’s packed up the car and drove to Kensington.  We arrived pretty early, because we wanted to make sure we got tickets.  Once we Read the full article…

Making Maracas – Cinco De Mayo

For this weeks art project, the kids and I made Maracas – to celebrate Cinco De Mayo! Maracas Materials Safety scissors Dried beans Paper plates Toilet paper rolls Duct tape Process We traced around the toilet paper roll. Then we drew a bigger circle around the original circle that we drew.  We cut around the bigger Read the full article…

A Gallery of Watercolor

In effort to bring more art into our homeschool program – I have been searching for fun and EASY (key word) projects for the kids. For me, it’s important to find projects that are suitable for all ages.  I need one set up and one technique that will work for all (due to my laziness Read the full article…