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Edible Paint

Category Art and Craft

Editable paint that babies and toddlers can enjoy to use while painting.

Puffy Paint

Category Art and Craft

Children will have fun painting with puffy paint which puffs up when it dries. 

A sweet flower bouquet full of a child's fingerprints that can be kept forever.

Materials Needed:

  • Coloured paper.
  • Acrylic paint – pink, red, purple, blue, yellow, etc.
  • Green marker
  • Ribbon
  • Glue dots
  • Scissors

What to do:

  • Begin by making a square from the cardboard.
  • Fold one corner up until it makes a triangle. Then trim away the excess paper.
  • Unfold the triangle and place in front of you like a diamond. Fold one side over where it makes a point on the bottom. Then fold the other side, overlapping the first side, meeting at the point on the bottom.
  • Fold the overlapped points back. Then fold into place to make sure it’s positioned correctly.

  • Unfold the front flaps of the paper and begin making flowers.
  • Simply dip a child's fingertip into each coloured paints and dab the paper with dots
  • Let the flowers dry.
  • Use the green marker to draw stems and leaves down from the flowers
  • Finish the flower bouquet by cutting a strand of ribbon. Apply a glue dot to stick to the back of the paper and keep in place.

Hints and Tips:

  • Use glitter paints
  • Use child's drawings as bouquet wrapper
  • Get the child to decorate the wrapping

Reference: 
Mother's Day Flower Bouquet, Our Kids Things

Using cut pieces of paper, children can spread love to their loved ones on Valentines Day.

For Valentine's Day, using a child's handprints and footprints you can let other's know they are loved.

Fork Fireworks

Category Art and Craft

Use forks to create these simple fireworks.

Let's celebrate with these spectacular colourful fireworks! Easy to make and it's messy and fun!

Celebrate the new year with this easy to do handprint craft and poem. 

Create an autumn tree with cotton balls and paint to create a colourful autumn effect. 

Create this easy to make hide and seek sensory bottle for children to find different objects. 

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