Creative Challenge #12 | Cupcake Liner

TinkerLab Creative Challenge Cupcake Liners

August has arrived and we're ready to see what you're making with cupcake liners! I can't believe that this is our 12th Creative Challenge -- man-oh-man! I announced this newest challenge in this post where you can get all the details. And if you'd like to see ALL of the past creative challenges, you can find them here. Catch the Creative Challenge on Pinterest Pop … [Read more...]

Join the TinkerLab Creative Challenges

TinkerLab Creative Challenge Cupcake Liners

Every two months we host a Creative Challenge, where we invite you to invite you to create with a common material . The objective of these challenges is to explore a material’s potential, build creative confidence, encourage invention, and envision new purposes for common objects…. skills that are at the heart of innovation.  Do you want to know more about our creative … [Read more...]

String | Creative Challenge for Kids

Creative Challenge for Kids | String | TinkerLab.com

Welcome to our 11th Creative Challenge for Kids! The key supply for this challenge is string: children are invited to make, build, experiment with, and tinker with string. While adults are welcome to facilitate and play along, the process and results are up to the child. Welcome to everyone who is joining our Creative Challenge this month! What is the Creative … [Read more...]

Egg | Creative Challenge for Kids

TinkerLab's Creative Challenge for Kids | The EGG Challenge

Welcome to our 10th Creative Challenge for Kids! Tenth! The key supply for this challenge is the egg: children are invited to make, build, experiment with, and tinker with eggs. While adults are welcome to facilitate and play along, the process and results are up to the child. Welcome to everyone who is joining our Creative Challenge this month. We're so glad that you're … [Read more...]

Join the Egg Creative Challenge for Kids

TinkerLab Creative Challenge - Eggs - April 2014

TinkerLab is proud to host a bi-monthly Creative Challenge for kids that invites children to create, make, and invent using a common material as inspiration. The objective of these challenges is to encourage children to explore a material’s potential, build creative confidence, act like inventors, and envision new purposes for common objects…. skills that are at the heart of … [Read more...]

Creative Challenge: Flowers

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It's time for another round of CREATIVE CHALLENGE MADNESS. Okay, so this isn't exactly a madness hot spot, but the creative challenges always bring out the best in bloggers and generate a lot of enthusiasm. Oh, and this is the TENTH Creative Challenge. Dang. I like them because I get a thrill from watching creative people reinvent and play with the same material in … [Read more...]

Coming Soon: Flower Creative Challenge

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If you’re not already surveying your garden, market, or neighborhood for good flower picking, now is the time to put flowers on the brain for the next creative challenge.  Every two months I host a Creative Challenge for kids with the introduction of a material and an invitation for children to create with. The objective of these challenges is to enable children to explore a … [Read more...]

Creative Challenge: Egg Carton

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Do you enjoy repurposing and upcycling materials into new things? Do you try to instill your children with the ability to be resourceful and mindful of their footprint on the environment? Then here's a challenge for you! Every two months I host a Creative Challenge with the introduction of a new material and an invitation for children to create something from it. The objective … [Read more...]

Coming Soon: Egg Carton Creative Challenge

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If you're not already stockpiling your egg cartons for rainy day upcycling, start saving those cartons for the next creative challenge.  A little background Every two months I host a Creative Challenge, with the introduction of a readily available material and the invitation for children to create something from it. The objective of these challenges is to help children … [Read more...]