Art

Our creative table – oil pastels

Our creative table – oil pastels

Today, while out exploring the sunny day with camera in hand, I discovered that I had filled up my SD card.  So this evening I took the time to get the photographs off and to clean up the card.  That means I can finally share some […]

Our Creative Table

Our Creative Table

Inspired by a post at Tinkerlab I thought I would start a once-a-week art provocation called ‘Our Creative Table’ and see if the kids enjoyed it. I’d say it was a resounding success.  They’ve asked me to do it again today! Taking my initial inspiration […]

Family Field Trip: Singapore

Family Field Trip: Singapore

Back in October the Oh Waily family had a very short stay in one of my favourite places, Singapore. The kids got to see, feel and enjoy some of the sights. On Orchard Road it was hard to miss the sculpture exhibition. We also took […]

An emerging Artist

An emerging Artist

And without warning there was Art. Art that did not include masses of paint or crayon colours splashed across the page with abandon and no form. Art that showed previously unseen fine motor control using pencils. Art that shows an actual named figure !! Meet […]

Arts & Crafts

Arts & Crafts

As you can imagine, we have a fair amount of art materials in the Oh Waily household.  Miss Oh has always been fond of creating her own art, and I have always enjoyed providing different materials for her to do this with.  The only problem […]

Learn Nothing Day

Learn Nothing Day

  We are joining the ranks of homeschooling families who are attempting, and failing, to have a day on which we Learn Nothing. It is a bit of a mocking of the authorities who want to know that our children are learning “as regularly” as […]