Role Playing Games – A Christian Dad’s Perspective – Interview Part 2

Welcome to part Two of Growing Creative Kid's interview with Bruce - an Orthodox Christian and father who not only plays Role Playing Games but runs a Home-school RPG Club for his kids.

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Role Playing Games – A Christian Dad’s Perspective – Interview Part 1

This is the first of a two-part interview with Bruce, an Orthodox Christian and father who not only plays Role Playing Games but runs a Home school RPG Club for his kids.

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10 Quick Ways to Jumpstart Creativity

Sometimes it can be hard to get the creative process going. Here are 10 quick ideas for jump starting creativity that you can do anywhere. Teach them to your kids and they will become valuable tools that can be used for those times they are just feeling “stuck”

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Creative Things to do with Photos

There are many great things you can do with photographs. If you have lots of family snap shots laying around the house, or want some creative projects to encourage a budding photographer; there is lots you can do with those pictures to keep them from languishing in an old shoebox or forgotten computer file.

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Mod Podge – Creative Kids Crafts

Mod Podge is a three-in-one glue, sealer and finisher, all in one handy little non-toxic bottle. It is a great introductory tool to the craft world that even young children can get involved in. Part of the beauty of Mod Podge is you can be creative and artistic without the pressure of being perfect. Even if you can't draw a straight line you can still make some fantastic art pieces with Mod Podge.

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Celebrating February

Every month there is lots to celebrate – official holiday or not, they provide great inspiration for creative activities you can do with your family. February is: Creative Romance Month, Random Acts of Kindness Week and American Heart Month.

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Sir Ken Robinson – Creativity Expert

Sir Ken Robinson is a professor, author and expert on creativity. Sir? Yes, he has even been knighted for his efforts! Ken Robinson champions creativity and calls for a radical rethinking of our current school systems

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The Random Acts of Kindness Foundation

The great thing about the internet is it gives you access to groups and organizations you never knew existed. Recently I came across The Random Acts of Kindness Foundation and I wanted to share.

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Sketch Art Detectives – Creative Kids

Here is a quick creative art activity that gives kids practice in using descriptive language, listening skills and observation. The activity can be done with an adult and child or pairs of children.

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