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How to make your own giant bubbles - bubble recipe

How to make your own giant bubbles - bubble recipe
Make the biggest bubbles ever with this homemade giant bubble recipe. Homemade giant bubbles have been on our to-do list for a while, but we were waiting for optimum weather conditions: humid and overcast, with very little wind. Well, yesterday was perfect, so I whipped up this Giant Bubble Mix in the morning and we tried it this afternoon. Check out the size of these bubbles! I have to admit, I was not altogether convinced that this bubble recipe would work. How wrong was I? It was FANTASTIC! I got my inspiration for this activity from Design Dazzle, but I’ve tweaked the recipe a little because I didn’t have the ummm… interesting “secret ingredient”. Ready to make some giant bubble mix for yourself? Homemade Giant Bubble Recipe: affiliate links have been added for your convenience To make your bubble mixture: Dissolve the cornstarch in the water, stirring really well. The more bubbles you make, the better the mixture gets! How to make a bubble wand for your homemade giant bubbles: Ingredients

3D garlands-hearts This one very easy way to make a 3D garland with hearts on it. To make this garland (the one on the pic) we used 2 sheets of colored paper (size A4). Each one of the sheets was sliced into three equal parts by length. Fold each stripe three times. Draw a heart on top (as shown on the pic) and two parallel lines inside. see also:

Artist Paints World Leaders on the Toilet… Just when you thought you’d seen it all, Italian artist Cristina Guggeri comes along and blows it out of the water with her latest series called Il Dovere Quotidiano, or “The Daily Duty”. In this series, Guggeri sets out to ‘humanize’ the world’s leaders by imaging what they might look like on the toilet. And she’s got the interwebs all aflutter. Let us know what you think about Guggeri’s work in the COMMENTS section below. (h/t Bored Panda) .And don’t forget, if you’re looking for a piece of original art to hang on your walls, check out artFido HERE! Charlie Hebdo attack: cartoonists show solidarity with Paris victims Cartoonists and commentators displayed solidarity with French satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo after the attack on its office in Paris on Wednesday, in which 12 people, including 10 journalists, have been confirmed dead.

Dessins hommage à Charlie Hebdo Il y a des tops qu'on aurait préféré ne jamais faire. Ou ne jamais avoir à faire, et celui là en fait partie. Ou alors pas dans ces conditions, pas comme ça, pas après ce "truc", cette "chose" qu'on a du mal à nommer. Charlie Hebdo, et avant lui Hara-Kiri, mérite un hommage, c'est certain. Mais il aurait dû se faire avec le sourire et des rires étranglés devant une couverture de plus en se disant "rhooo". Le drame à Charlie Hebdo vu par Pessin— (@Slatefr) January 7, 2015Comment dessiner aujourd'hui ?

Artist Reimagines Superheroes as 16th Century Paintings What would it look like if Superman was born in the 16th century? What if the Hulk was a Duke? These are the questions photographer Sacha Goldberger asked himself when he created this playful new series Super Flemish. The whole project took Goldberger two years to complete with a year-and-a-half going towards preparation and the rest for retouching and creating prints. Just how much fun did he have creating these images? And don’t forget, if you’re looking for a piece of original art to hang on your walls, check out artFido HERE! 25 Easy Art Techniques for Preschoolers It’s no secret – my daycare hooligans love creating art! For me, the funnest thing about art for kids, is finding unique and interesting ways for my toddlers and preschoolers to get creative. The kids and I have tried a lot of creative processes over the years, and today, I’m sharing with you, 25 easy art techniques for kids! They’re easy, inexpensive, super-cool, and each of these projects can be done using things you have in your kitchen cupboards and around your home! Put away those paints and paintbrushes! Each of the activities described here contains a click-able link which will take you to the step-by-step instructions. 25 Unique and Easy Art Techniques for Kids Make a gorgeous “tie-dyed” bookmark with Sharpies and rubbing alcohol! Little ones will love “shaking up” a colourful masterpiece with this fun and energetic golf ball painting process! Sharpies are the star again in this simple “stained-glass” art project. Here’s a great warm-weather art project! Download your copy today:

Des oeuvres d'art en haute résolution à télécharger gratuitement et exploitables à des fins pédagogiques — Enseigner avec le numérique Les visiteurs du Metropolitan Museum of Art peuvent télécharger gratuitement et exploiter légalement une grande partie des images disponibles (près de 400 000 oeuvres) à partir de l'espace dédié du site The Collection Online sans avoir à effectuer une demande d’autorisation préalable auprès de l’institution à condition que cet usage demeure non commercial. Les reproductions sont en effet libres d’utilisation pour un usage éducatif et personnel, ou pour un usage de type « Fair Use » (dans le cadre de la législation américaine). En outre, les utilisations non commerciales autorisées pour ces images incluent également les publications scientifiques sur tout type de support. Les utilisateurs doivent toutefois citer l'auteur et la source de ces images (URL ""). Le visiteur peut soit utiliser le moteur de recherche interne, soit recourir aux options de filtrage (nom de l'artiste, type de média, localisation géographique, date, section). peuvent être légalement téléchargées.

6 Free Sites for Creating Your Own Comics In the days of cold, hard newsprint, only people who could draw were successful comic strip authors. In some cases, this resulted in comic strips that had very nice pictures, but weren't all that funny (cough, Blondie). Thankfully, the Internet has taught us not to accept an inferior form of comic artistry, but a more flexible one. Comic strip enthusiasts who want funny but don't care about pretty drawing can have their strips, those who want artistry have theirs, and even those with very specific tastes can find something just right. The best part about these developments is that they allow you, regardless of any talent as an artist or comedian, to create your very own comic strip. Depending on what you're going for, you can use one of these six sites to help you do it. 1. is easy enough for children to use, but there are enough options for adults to get a message across, too. One limiting factor is color. 2. The site does have some rough patches. 3. 4. 5. 6.