Give your child a chance to embrace his artistic side. Try these great arts and crafts ideas: Whether it's learning a new handcraft like crochet or getting messy with paints, your creative kid will love exploring the many ways to express himself.
Ana is the magic-maker behind the kids-and-crafts blog Babble Dabble Do. Her training as an industrial designer shows through in her projects (drinking-straw geodesic domes, D.I.Y. mosaic magnets), which inspire kids to explore color, design, and engineering. She lives in the San Fernando Valley with her husband, JR, and kids, Alonzo, age 8, Clara, 6, and Leon, 2.