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Seniorama Paperblog Pick in Family


For all you Sandwiched Boomers out there, we've come across two new creative developments to help you care for your aging parents while you are busy raising your kids. We've tried... Read more

Advice Journey Becoming Particular Order) Paperblog Pick in Family

Advice to My Son On His Journey to Becoming a Man (In No Particular Order)

(Today, we delve into the single father side of the blog a little more than the humor side. We will return you to your regularly scheduled chuckles after this broadcast.)Work... Read more


  • How to Draw a Lighthouse

    Draw Lighthouse

    My goal with this drawing was to show students how curves could add a lot of dimension when trying to draw round shapes, such as this lighthouse.1. Read more

    The 01 June 2011 by   Kathybarbro
  • Ice Cream Cone Watercolor Painting

    Cream Cone Watercolor Painting

    If you want to encourage kids to draw tall shapes, it helps to have paper cut to match. I turned standard 18" x 24" watercolor paper into 18" x 6" panels for... Read more

    The 18 June 2011 by   Kathybarbro
  • How to Draw a Grizzly Bear

    Draw Grizzly Bear

    I was inspired to create this bear drawing from the diagram over at Appalachian Bear Rescue. I altered their instructions a bit to make the bear symmetrical,... Read more

    The 29 June 2011 by   Kathybarbro
  • How to Draw a Lion

    Draw Lion

    I saw this basic idea for drawing a lion in an Ed Emberley book. I think his books have been around for awhile, but the step-by-step drawing ideas are... Read more

    The 20 June 2011 by   Kathybarbro
  • Warm Hand Template

    Warm Hand Template

    This project is a study in warm, cool and complementary colors in a fun and popular format. My “Warm Hand” file consists of Circle, Diamond and Hexagon... Read more

    The 23 June 2011 by   Kathybarbro
  • A Guest Post on The Dairy Report

    Guest Post Dairy Report

    Taking a short break from this month's theme of getting active outdoors, I invite you to visit my guest blog on The Dairy Report today. Read more

    The 23 June 2011 by   Daylehayes
  • One Point Perspective Drawing Exercise

    Point Perspective Drawing Exercise

    I created this exercise sheet so that students could practice creating their own one-point perspective. And why not practice with stars for the 4th of July?1.... Read more

    The 29 June 2011 by   Kathybarbro
  • Perfect Parties Theme Seven: The Butterfly Party

    Perfect Parties Theme Seven: Butterfly Party

    Guess what? This party theme post is NOT brought to you by my friend Krista...I actually did it myself! Wait! Don't leave! I think I did a pretty decent job. Read more

    The 10 June 2011 by   Thismomloves
  • Fitness/Nutrition Excuses? TV Host Nadeen Boman Quashes Them All!

    Fitness/Nutrition Excuses? Host Nadeen Boman Quashes Them All!

    What better way to officially wrap up the first Food Week at This Mom Loves than with an expert interview?I had a chance this week to speak with celebrity... Read more

    The 17 June 2011 by   Thismomloves