Parents Need Alone Time Too

Parents Need Alone Time Too

Don’t get me wrong, I love my kids, but adults need time away from kids more than just once in a while. It needs to be structured and it needs to be a regular occurrence. Last few weeks of summer convinced me!
September 05, 2019 — Frank Kiernan
Limiting Digital Device Time

Limiting Digital Device Time

When Luke was an infant, I thought it was cute he watched YouTube videos of kids playing with trains. He’s now 11 watching YouTube videos of kids playing video games.

July 25, 2019 — Frank Kiernan
Update on Lochlans Magic Bear

Update on Lochlans Magic Bear

Lochlan and I have been sketching out the bear for a few weeks now and we finally got one that we like. Now we have to really start writing the story and drawing this bear in different positions and settings.
July 18, 2019 — Frank Kiernan
Storytelling through Art

Storytelling through Art

My new parenting technique of forcing my kids to write paragraphs & read chapters to earn back devices, is actually carving out time for me to be more creative. Check out my initial sketch of Fred our papier mâché Octopus and his fun adventures.
July 04, 2019 — Frank Kiernan
Lochlan’s Magic Bear

Lochlan’s Magic Bear

I am working on a new parenting technique - which may stupendously backfire on us, though for the moment, it is developing something positive and creative that Lochlan is working on.

June 18, 2019 — Frank Kiernan
Starting a Weekly Blog Post/Email

Starting a Weekly Blog Post/Email

It’s June 6, 2019 and we’re starting a weekly blog post/email. We’ll be documenting our journey in trying to keep this art studio and printmaking workshop alive and growing. Here we go...
June 06, 2019 — Frank Kiernan
Create a Journal for your Child<br><small>-One Day They Will Cherish It-</small>

Create a Journal for your Child
-One Day They Will Cherish It-

We’ve kept a journal for both Luke & Lochlan documenting different stages of their first few years. We call them our “Books of Love” and hope they will read them as they get older.
May 13, 2016 — Frank Kiernan