Hot on the trail of my post about Young at Art I want to discuss eco friendly art supplies. So what do you think about when you consider children's art supplies? The first thing that comes to mind is probably the Crayola crayon. It is the most popular brand of crayon used by millions of children around the world. But did you know that Crayola crayons are made with paraffin wax, a petroleum by-product? Yes, ooey gooey, nasty petro products in your child's mouths and hands. The availability and … [Read more...]
Stubby Pencil Art Supplies Winner!
The winner of the earth friendly art supplies and stationary is Jen with comment #13! Congrats Jen. Enjoy! The winner was picked as always with random.org. Thanks to Stubby Pencil Studio for hosting this contest! … [Read more...]
Thank You Mabel’s Labels
You may have seen my mention of this great product in the Eco Friendly School Days blog post. I love this company so much that I thought they deserved a even bigger mention. Quite simply I LOVE Mabel's Labels! Their tag line is "lables for the stuff kids lose" and basically they sell customized sticky labels. I got some for all three of my kids from Melissa at Mabel's Labels and they have become so handy...especially for school supplies. My oldest son's labels are dark blue with a white star … [Read more...]