Empowering Children’s Confidence In Art Through Wearable Fashion

Empowering Children’s Confidence In Art Through Wearable Fashion

Many kids today are being misdiagnosed with learning and attention disorders while doctors and parents might be missing the underlying cause of those disorders in the first place. Most children will act and respond according to their environment and, when given the attention and motivation they need, can develop the positive self-esteem they need to succeed. But they can’t do it on their own, they need parents and teachers to empower them.

Make Kids Art Fun With Our Customized Gifts

Make Kids Art Fun With Our Customized Gifts

It is a well-known fact that kids love to make art. They will draw, colour, paint and sketch on just about anything they can find. And from a very young age, kids are incredibly proud of their works of art, even if we aren’t quite sure which end is up or if what looks to be a giraffe is really a giraffe and not a bouquet of spring flowers. Whatever it is your child is creating this week, why not turn it into a customizable gift that they can give to their grandparents, a teacher or just keep for themselves?

3 Tips For Storing Kids Art

3 Tips For Storing Kids Art

As parents, we do our best to encourage our children to immerse themselves in craft time and to show off their creativity with each masterpiece they create. Children love to draw and create new and exciting works of art and sometimes they might love it so much that we end up with an overabundance of their artwork. This leaves us looking for new and innovative ways to store their art. Whether we display it on the wall, or store them in craft bins as colourful keepsakes, storing our kids’ art can become challenging.

     If this sounds familiar to you, keep reading as we share some simple tips that will help you store your child’s art, preserving it for them to look back on as they grow older.

New Year, New Art Goals & Activities

New Year, New Art Goals & Activities

The New Year is closing in on us as many people finish up their holiday shopping and start making their New Year’s resolutions to lose weight, eat right maybe even take more time off from work. Instead of making the same resolutions year after year, why not try something different this year? This year, instead of resolving to get in shape, how about we make the New Year about adding more art and cultural enrichment in our children’s lives.

How To Make This Christmas Extra Special For Your Family

How To Make This Christmas Extra Special For Your Family

The Christmas holiday is almost upon us and children all over the world are already creating their wish lists while some parents bemoan the holidays as the anxiety of Christmas gift giving, family dinners with long lost relatives, the holiday crowds and, of course, the cold, snowy weather. But let’s take a step back for a second and look at that from a different perspective. As a child, those are all of the things that excited us most about the holidays, yet somewhere along the way, they became stressful.

Holiday Gift Guide - How To Create Unique, Meaningful Gifts With Liv Art

Holiday Gift Guide - How To Create Unique, Meaningful Gifts With Liv Art

The holiday season is almost upon us and many people have already begun their gift shopping. While some might shop the department stores and smaller, independent shops, others will shop online and save the stress and anxiety of parking, crowds and having to carry all of those shopping bags. While both ways have their benefits, why not do something different this year and create unique, meaningful gifts that your loved ones will cherish for many years to come?

Summer Art Activities

Summer Art Activities

Now that the summer holiday is in full swing, your young children might start showing signs of boredom. That’s right, even with all there is to do in the summer sun, and with all of your attempts to create fun-filled days, your kids will eventually become bored and that could lead to a less than fun experience for everyone.

Art and a Child's Early Years of Learning

Art and a Child's Early Years of Learning

Growing up in today’s world presents a wide range of unique challenges. Parents need to equip their young children with the effective tools they need to overcome various roadblocks they might encounter as they grow. One tool that has proven incredibly effective when introduced to children in their early years of learning is the arts. The arts offer a multitude of factors that can get children interested, excited and motivated to learn everything they can about the world around them.

How Arts and Crafts Can Inspire a Child's Imagination

How Arts and Crafts Can Inspire a Child's Imagination

Imagination can be defined as the ability to form various images and ideas in the mind to produce things creatively and solve various problems. There are many words that can be associated with imagination, such as creativity, artistry, inspiration, ingenuity, resourcefulness, inventiveness and vision. These are positive abilities that any child should have if they are to become more successful later in life.

Why Drawing is Important for Your Child’s Development

Why Drawing is Important for Your Child’s Development

Every child has unique patterns of development that they need to go through. It’s common to see a child who loves to draw, experiment with different styles of drawing to create new and exciting works of art that they just have to show off. As children develop more skills, they begin to gain better control of their pencil or pen to make circular patterns and other geometric shapes that almost seem to have a purpose and, often times in their minds, do. 

Wear Your Art

Wear Your Art

What do you think your art, or art that your child created would look like as an article of clothing? Could you wear one of your own designs on a pair of leggings, a t-shirt or dress? While you might be taking a moment to think about that and decide which of your child’s customized art you would wear, consider the fact that whatever you choose to wear, if it includes your child’s artwork, you would be effectively nurturing their creativity and helping them to become more confident and successful in life.