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Frida Kahlo Art Party at Figment

Imagine my excitement when a little girl named Willa asked for a Frida Kahlo art birthday party.  What fun!  In case you are not familiar with Frida Kahlo, she was a Mexican painter that is remembered for her self-portraits, her pain, being married to artist Diego Rivera, and was a […]

Fairy Art Party Ideas- Figment Creative

I have been getting a lot of requests for Fairy themed Art Parties at Figment Creative Labs lately.  Actually, two weekends in a row I had on the calendar, ” Caroline 6 yrs, Fairy Art Party.”  I thought I made a mistake and had to call the parents to double […]

3D, physics, Figment Creative, Art Class, Austin TX, STEAM, STEM, stereoscopic vision

What Is The Magic Behind 3D Glasses?

The other day I read Pete the Cat and His Magic Sunglasses to my art class.  It is a sweet little book.  Poor Pete is in a mood and feeling quite grumpy.  He had the blues.  His friend Toad gave him some cool blue, magic sunglasses to make his blues […]

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Elf On The Shelf Strikes AGAIN! Love or hate?

In 2014, after winding down from a doll house renovation obsession, I was left with lots of little dollhouse remnants.  It didn’t take long before I had an idea on how to repurpose the various chairs, accessories, clothes, and other things. This idea led me to my next pre “occupation”: […]