chickens! but first: paint!
Crafts, decorative arts, Little Brothers, Spring, xo (48)
The decorative arts (ornamental and functional works in ceramic, wood, glass, metal, textile) are explored briefly in The American Boy's Handy Book in the chapter Every Boy a Decorative Artist. I think that's where my bookmark fell out. Shadow paintings were a big hit about a month ago with the boys and we had a big agenda to fill in the following weeks with urban graffiti and mural painting that flew out the proverbial window with the arrival of the migrating birds and Spring.
Spring does not mess around where we live (does it anywhere?!). From the first almond blossoms to ...