If you have a budding artist on your hands, you may be considering an arty party for your next birthday celebration. Artistic parties like these involves tons of color, creative play and artistic expressions–basically a party to remember! We’ve got tons of easy ways to throw an art party that your little Picasso is going to love.
1. Innovative Invitations
Great parties always start with an ingenious invite! We can’t stop oogling over this super creative paint chip invitation! All you need are the free paint chip cards from your local home improvement store, send them through the printer and then attach party details to the back.
TheModestHomestead.com has more details on how she whipped up this inventive invite.
2. Colorful Decor
The beautiful thing about art is how COLORFUL it is! Let your imagination run while when decorating for your art party––colorful decorations, whimsical designs and artistic-themed props. This simple rainbow garland made from paint brushes is inexpensive and so easy––no painting skills required.
Check out more fun ideas about throwing an art party from KarasPartyIdeas.com.
3. Artistic Treats
The key to any good party is the FOOD! Whether you’re hosting a small get together with just snacks and dessert, or are going all out for the shindig, there are plenty of art-themed foods to try. We love this simple idea of dipping rice Krispy treats into colored chocolate and then adding a stick––instant paint brushes!
Check out more details of this super cute art party at CatchMyParty.com.
4. Creative Activities
Whether your little Picasso’s love painting, creating colorful sand art, or making clay creations, the heart of an art party is the creative activities! This is one of the best things about an art party––set up some art stations and let the kids have at it! No need for planned activities and games when kiddos can paint until their heart’s content.
DesignDazzle.com has tons of fun ideas for your next art party.
5. Fun Favors
While the debate still rages as to whether party favors are a must, we can’t help but admire these adorable “paint can” giveaways. Clear miniature cans are filled with colorful gumboils and then covered with the adorable “thanks for painting with me!” sticker. So easy––why didn’t we think of this?
There are SO many amazing ideas for art parties over at blog.HTWM.com.
6. Awesome Aprons
We all know art parties are bound to get messy, but there’s absolutely no reason you can’t cover up as much as possible! Whether you’re just using aprons as a prop for your party, or they will serve as party favors, aprons make a great item to have on hand for an art party. Make your own like the ones pictured above, buy cheap, throw away versions or have the kids paint their own as as activity––you can’t go wrong.
If you fancy making your own, then check out the tutorial at DiaryOfAnAddict.co.