Wellie Boot Printing! - The Imagination Tree
Take one child (and a Mum!) in wellie boots, a tray of bright paints and lots of cardboard sheets. Dip feet in paint and walk, stomp, dance, jump and run to your heart’s content! Create a beautiful, rainbow, mess of colours. Examine the lovely patterns created from the prints and compare them! Find other things...Read More »
Fly Swatter Painting...Super-sized!
I have often professed my love of the dollar stores for finding some great art materials-cheap! That's where I picked up a bunch of these HUGE plastic fly swatters. They are light weight and flexible making for a wonderful gross motor painting tool for young children. It really encourages children to use their whole bodies as they reach and stretch and slap the easel with the large "brush". We poured tempura paint onto trays and set them on the ground in front of our large outdoor…