Children Draw With Their Feet and Mouths
The children in art class experience what it's like to draw with their feet and mouths (and elbows!). This is not only a fun, action art experience, but it gives them a new appreciation and gratefulness for their hands.
SchoolArts Magazine - October 2015
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Mess Free Painting with Egg Carton -
Mess Free Painting with Egg Carton, Mom Hack! pour in paint, container also easily holds paintbrushes and when done, toss egg carton out -
Frozen Paint: An Easy Process Art Activity
Need an easy art activity? Try making some frozen paint! A fun and simple way to do process art with toddlers and preschoolers. A great indoor art activity!
1. Crayons on paper (US supplier here) 2. Pencils on paper (US supplier here) 3. Dot markers on paper 4. Rainbow pencil 5. Pasting cupcake patties and natural materials on paper 6. Hole punching natural shapes 7. White marker on poster card 8. Metallic marker on poster card 9. Cutting poster card with scissors 10. Animal stamps…
Have you ever used a tree as an easel?
If you haven't ever used a tree as an easel, then let me show you why you might want to consider giving it a try. Yesterday, I wrote about how the children explored their very own trees. As a part of their exploration, I invited the children to paint on their trees.
Montessori Toddler Art Activities - Tips and Ideas! (how we montessori)
Montessori Toddler Art Activities - Tips and Ideas!, a diy craft post from the blog how we montessori on Bloglovin’
Art and Design for Kids: Natural Loom - Babble Dabble Do
I love good old fashioned projects and looms/weaving are my latest favorite timeless crafting tool/project. A loom doesn’t have to be complicated; it can be as simple as a piece of paper with cuts down the center, or a string woven through holes in a shoebox. After our paper-weaving project last month I got a little excited about loom crafts for kids and decided to try making a natural loom.