A Painted Branch // Collaborative Art with Kids
Collect branches, or just one branch, from outside and use tempera paints for a collaborative art experience for kids.
Art Activities to Rotate (at Two Years)
Sometime I lack ideas of what to rotate on Otis's art shelves - so I decided to make a list. I find there are lots of advantages of rotating art activities like this. We usually only have three trays out at a time. Although there are often pencils or crayons available in the study. Having all the items that Otis needs within the tray makes it easier for him to use and pack up. With the exception of water for washing his paint brush (which he needs to ask me for) and his smock and place-mat…
Science & Art for Kids: Marbled Milk Paper - Babble Dabble Do
Learn how to make Marbled Milk Paper from the popular marbled milk science experiment.
How to Create Absolutely Beautiful Flowers with Coffee Filter Art | Fun-A-Day!
This coffee filter art project lets children explore science and art concepts while making gorgeous coffee filter flowers! Math, science, fine motor skills, and spring art in one amazingly fun experience! Definitely a must-do preschool spring activity.
Contact Paper Shape Art
We do contact paper activities a lot at our house. Contact paper is perfect for art projects, sensory play, and general exploration. Today I will be sharing a Contact Paper Shape Art activity. This is a great way to review shapes and create a unique work of art at the same time. If you are looking for more contact paper activities, you'll find them on 20+ Ways to Use Contact Paper with Kids. You will need: Contact paper Scissors Acrylic paints Permanent marker Paint brushes or paint sponge…
Textured Painting with Nature's Paint Brushes
Painting activities for kids - Using plants and twigs to make paint brushes and creating textured paintings on a large paper canvas fixed to a fence.
Hole in Paper Art for Kids
Hole in paper art activities for kids encourage them to think and create differently. Love the creativity the holes provide!
Five Minute Craft: Magnet Painting
Magnet painting is science and art wrapped up in a colorful package. And it's a simple set-up project too. STEAM (Sci/Tech/Eng/Art/Math) at it's easiest.