Skip to main content

Preserve Your Child’s Projects With These Durable Keepsake Art Folders

One thing you'll always love looking back on are you child's precious art projects from school, but they can easily get damaged if you don't protect them. To properly preserve your little one's grade school masterpieces that were once proudly displayed on the fridge, you'll need to store them in a handy keepsake art folder once you're done showing them off.

Keepsake art folders come in a variety of sizes that will store small, letter-sized drawings to bigger poster board projects. From sleek and simple to elementary-school specific, you can organize their most beloved pieces of work by grade. Below, we've rounded up the best keepsake art folders so you can look back on them down the road.

Our mission at SheKnows is to empower and inspire women, and we only feature products we think you'll love as much as we do. Please note that if you purchase something by clicking on a link within this story, we may receive a small commission of the sale and the retailer may receive certain auditable data for accounting purposes.

1. Zkoo Portfolio Tote

If you're looking for a keepsake art folder that will never go out of style and is appropriate for any age, this classic black option will work perfectly. It boasts two different sized handles so it will comfortably fit child and adult hands, and it's made with durable nylon so it will last over time. The material is even waterproof, so your pieces of art will stay dry even in the rain. Best of all, this folder fits up to poster-size boards so you can fit everything inside with ease.

zkoo best keepsake art folder amazonImage: Amazon. 2. Alex Toys Accordion Case

This kid-friendly keepsake art folder is great for younger children. They'll love the bright colors on the folder, which make it easy to categorize different types of artwork inside. Organize by school year or type of art. You can even let them personalize it by adding a custom piece of art with their name on the front of the folder. With nine expandable pockets, there is plenty of space for all their masterpieces to live.

alex toys best keepsake art folder amazonImage: Amazon. 3. Gamenote Tote

Whether you're a teacher or have a little one who's an artist-in-training, it never hurts to double up on your organizing materials. This keepsake art folder duo is particularly great for posters— it can even fit bulletin boards. Each tote even has a handy front pocket so you can keep some art supplies on hand. Three buttons at the top ensure nothing falls out, and the clear vinyl makes it easy to see what's inside.

gamenote keepsake art folder amazonImage: Amazon.

Comments

Popular posts from this blog

History of Art Timeline

The historical past of art is usually told as a chronology of masterpieces created during each civilization. It can thus be framed as a narrative of high culture, epitomized by the Wonders of the World. On any other hand, vernacular art expressions can even be integrated into art historic narratives, called folk arts or craft. The more intently that an art historian engages with these latter sorts of low culture, the much more likely it is that they will determine their work as analyzing visual culture or cloth culture, or as contributing to fields associated with art historical past, akin to anthropology or archaeology. In the latter cases, art gadgets may be called archeological artifacts. Surviving art from this era comprises small carvings in stone or bone and cave painting. The first traces of human-made gadgets appeared in southern Africa, the Western Mediterranean, Central and Eastern Europe Adriatic Sea, Siberia Baikal Lake, India, and Australia. These first traces are general…

How to Show Art Work when the Gallery Says No Thanks

There are places in the town where you live where you can show your artwork when the big gallery you solicited said, "No, thanks."
Other artists may need to find venues other than galleries to show their artworks as well. Visual artists living in art-rich communities where there is a lot of local competition will need to get creative about display opportunities.

Or on the other hand, in towns without large art venues, it is important for artists to find smaller and less obvious places to show your art.

How to Show Art Work When The Gallery Says No Thanks

1. Show Where You Go

The most successful approach to finding a place in your town to display your artwork is to solicit a place that you go to frequently. Make a list of all the places you go to each day, each week, and each month.

Make a special trip, or the next time you visit note if the establishment currently exhibits any artwork, if it is local, and if it is for sale.

Also note if they have available wall space where a…

‘The Painter and the Thief’ Review: The Art of Healing (and Vice Versa)

The Painter and the Thief, Benjamin Ree's documentary on a curious friendship, starts with a crime. The Czech artist Barbora Kysilkova is exhibiting her work in an Oslo gallery — she's recently moved to Norway to live with her husband — when two paintings are stolen. They are worth roughly 20,000 euros together; one of them, "Swan Song," is considered to be her masterpiece. Surveillance footage captures a duo entering the building through a back door and exiting with two rolled-up canvases. The culprits are later identified and caught. During a hearing, Kysilkova approaches one of the accused. His name is Karl Bertil-Nordland. Why did you pick those two particular paintings to steal, she inquires. "Because they were beautiful," he replies.Ree has said that he had come across the case when he was researching the high rate of art theft in his the Scandinavian country, and had originally envisioned doing a short piece on the what, where and why of it all. Inst…