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Rainy Day Art DVD Review by Lisa Barthuly & Family

Jumby Bay Studios
11783 Borman Drive
St. Louis, MO 63146

Rainy Day Art is a homeschool mom's dream! This DVD is so cool! First of all, it contains over 30 craft projects, picture frames, masks, puppets, journals, musical instruments, glitter art, 3-D murals, and SO many more!

The DVD is designed so you can click-thru all the crafts and find what you want. Each craft has it's own supply list with it, so you can have everything ready to go and let Cherie Lynn take over! She walks you through each craft project, step by step, doing the craft right along with you, giving you hints and tips along the way. At the end of the craft, the DVD even goes into a mini recap of the craft project. This DVD makes it easier for you to sit down with your children and do the craft together and just follow along with Cherie Lynn.

I thought it was fun to feel like I wasn't the one directing the craft project, but rather a participant. If your children are older, they could sit down with supplies in hand, watch, and do the craft projects by themselves as well! There are so many crafts to choose from as well. We did the bean art picture (the three-year-old’s choice) and the masks (the six- year-old’s choice). The bean art was simple and fun for all. The masks were a bit more difficult project, but they were so fun to do and really turned out neat! We've had a great time watching this DVD and doing the crafts--perfect for your next homeschool rainy day -or any day for that matter.

--Product Review by: Lisa Barthuly & Family, The Old Schoolhouse® Magazine