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Studio Central Art Demos
Browse a collection of art demo and online performance videos for instruction and inspiration in your own creative endeavours.
Barley And Birch: Eco-Friendly Crafts
Find craft ideas that will use things from around the house, or that can be found in nature.
Cool School YouTube Channel - Crafty Carol
For younger audiences, the best of Craft Carol from Cool School.
Creativity Catapult: Finish the Drawing
Help children use their visual imaginations while practicing thinking in pictures by turning an abstract line into a picture.
Frontline Friends: Uphouse
A collection of stories and colouring book illustrations of real frontline workers.
Author Dav Pilkey (Captain Underpants, Dog Man) offers downloadable activity and colouring sheets related to his books.
Kanopy Kids: Artzooka videos
In each episode of this series, host Jeremie Saunders shows viewers the steps to do an art project related to the episodes theme.
Manitoba Children's Museum Activity Station
Offers a variety of downloadable activity sheets.
NaNoWriMo Young Writers Program
Take part in writing challenges and track your progress. For under-18 writers.
wikiHow: Salt Dough Handprints
A fun and easy craft that becomes a lovely keepsake.
National Novel Writing Month is in November, but this great writing resource will inspire you to start writing now.
Crafting & DIY
Dear Handmade Life - DIY Projects
A variety of fun DIY projects ranging in scope and difficulty.
Directions for making eight different types of books.
Troom Troom YouTube Channel - Greeting Cards
Aimed at younger audiences, the Troom Troom channel features short craft projects (and pranks). This is their greeting card playlist.
Troom Troom YouTube Channel - Paper Mache
Aimed at younger audiences, the Troom Troom channel features short craft projects (and pranks). This is their paper mache playlist.
Drawing & Painting
Art Is Fun
Tutorials for drawing, painting, and colouring for beginners and art enthusiasts.
Lunch Doodles with Mo Willems
Learners worldwide can draw, doodle and explore new ways of writing by visiting Mo’s studio virtually once a day for the next few weeks. If you post your art to social media, be sure to hashtag it with #MoLunchDoodles!
The Zentangle Method is an easy-to-learn, relaxing, and fun way to create beautiful images by drawing structured patterns.
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