GeekMom: Be the Artist: The Vibrant World of the Fauvists

This summer’s Be the Artist 2021 will help readers discover visual art-related words. The Word: Fauvism Fauvism is a modern art style coming from the French “le Fauves” or “the wild beasts.” Fauvism paintings include bright, bold colors, and broad brushstrokes creating a “non-naturalistic” look at the world around us from portraits to landscapes. The actual […]

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GeekMom: My First Craft-A-Long With Toft

Once upon a time I was sane, and then I encountered Kerry Lord, Edward’s menagerie, and joined a whole new family of fellow crazy people; Toft addicts. Having mastered the art of the menagerie, and begun my adventures with miniatures, it seemed time to partake in something that I have avoided for years; the craft-a-long […]

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GeekMom: Make an Easy Pool Noodle Monster Portal Craft

For Halloween lovers, May has been a fun time to create a sort of unofficial reason to celebrate the “Halfway to Halloween” season with little mini markets and “scare” events around the country, as well as product specials from some commercial retailers. With Halloween being significantly subdued last year, it has been especially welcome for […]

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