Arts and crafts, the simple pleasures of life

Arts and Crafts Go Digital As children, most of us grew up engaging in the traditional form of arts and crafts. Either in a schooling environment or at home with our minders. Paints, crayons, papier mache or clay. The list of arts and crafts is endless. It’ a way to keep the mind sharp as well as being an enjoyable past time.  Needless to say, times are changing. Life has become digital. You can now video call your doctor, do banking online or even download design apps. These apps can be anything from knitting, house design, DIY or painting, to… [Read More]

Disney Art Therapy Colouring Book Review

Adult colouring books seem to be very popular lately and the colouring trend shows no sign of slowing down! Parragon Books recently sent us two Disney Art Therapy colouring books. One has a princess theme to it and the other has a Frozen theme. These books feature a huge range of patterns, symbols and imagery from both Disney Frozen and the Disney Princess stories. They’re filled with over 100 dynamic, detailed and incredibly satisfying Disney patterns.   The Disney Princess Art Therapy colouring book has lots of amazingly interesting designs. The one below appears to be sleeping beauty. Unlike most… [Read More]

We love Minted!

Minted is an online stationary store powered by a global community of designers. Created in 2007 by Mariam Naficy, Minted’s community of independent artists and designers are located in 48 states and 43 countries. They sell everything from kids stationary to wedding invites, notebooks and address labels, business cards and wall art, plus they sell a range of super cute photo Christmas cards, You can chose to personalise your cards by choosing what type of frame you want around your photo along with your choice of font. In addition to this you can chose what message you want printed on the… [Read More]