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happy friday + fun art spots for kids in los angeles...

Nine Fun Art Studios for Kids in Los Angeles... / via Oh Joy!

Happy Friday! I often get asked for recommendations for fun, creative art studios for kids in Los Angeles. And since schools are releasing for summer, I'm rounding up NINE of my all-time favorite places to take my girls. Summer is such a great time to play, explore, and try new things, and these are a few great spots to do just that. Click on each one below for all the nitty-gritty details (like hours, location, and specific class offerings!), but first I'll tell you a bit about each one and why we love them...

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color adventures: a bright and colorful kids' room!

Color Adventures: A Bright Tonal Kid's Room / via Oh Joy!

Happy JUNE! We're paying tribute to summer with this month's Color Adventures theme: BRIGHT colors! Bright colors are nothing new to this team over here, but we thought it was the perfect month to really play it up and show you how we bring it into both home and fashion. Check out this kids' room that we are loving...

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a safari-inspired kid's room...

A Safari Inspired Kid's Room... / via Oh Joy!

We're back with another themed kid's room! This one is safari-inspired with lots of animals, leafy greens, and lush textures. If you or your mini me adores animals, this is a fun space to create for them. Check it out...

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a very rainbow kid's room...

A Very Rainbow Kid's Room / via Oh Joy!

This kid's room is coming up rainbows! We fully embraced our love for rainbows and brought them in everywhere a fresh and not-too-primary way. Whether it's a nursery or a kid's room, it's a room all your rainbow dreams are made of. Check it out...

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weekend project: bubble wrap confetti bark...

bubble wrap confetti bark / oh joy!

Happy Friday! Today, we're making an extra colorful and tasty treat for the weekend with the help of an unexpected material...bubble wrap. Yep! Bubble wrap! With a little bit of melting chocolate, sprinkles, and bubble wrap, you can make these super fun and tactile chocolate barks for kids. It's a great recipe to let kids help with because it's super simple and doesn't require any baking time in the oven. Check it out...

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an under the sea kid's room...

A Sea Theme Kid's Room / via Oh Joy!

Happy Monday! We went under the sea today for this fun kid's bedroom! If your kid loves the ocean or aquatic life, this is a really creative and imaginative way to bring it to life in their very own space. Here's how we did it...

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make your own memory game for kids!

DIY Memory Game for Kids / via Oh Joy!

My kids LOVE memory games, so today we're showing you how to make your own! I love the idea of making your own because you can tailor it to what your child is currently loving and their appropriate age. You can make them with animals, dinosaurs, colors, numbers...and change them as they grow. Here's how to make them...

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monochromatic easter baskets!

monochromatic easter baskets!

Have you ever seen monochromatic Easter baskets? These make a fun rainbow when you have lots of baskets to give, but they're also super fun to give even if you're making just one! We made them in pink, yellow, purple, and green, but you can pick whatever color your recipient loves most. Come check it out...

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an on-the-go park bag!

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Happy Friday! With spring all around, we're trying to spend as much time outside as possible to soak up that sun that's back. To be prepared for that last-minute trip to the park or playground, we created this ever-ready bag that's packed with everything you'll need for a day outside with the kids. So whenever the weather is just right, grab this bag, your kids, and hit the park! Here's what you need for an on-the-go park bag with lots of affordable items you can grab from the dollar section...

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easter bunny marshmallows...

Easter Bunny Marshmallow Treat... / via Oh Joy!

Spring is in full swing which means Easter is just around the corner! Today, we're showing you how to make these colorful bunny marshmallow treats that are easy to whip up for the kids (or for you!) and make a fun spring holiday treat. They're quick, cute, and super festive. You can even get the kids involved to help making them! Here's how...

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