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Textured Painting with Nature's Paint Brushes

"Textured Painting - Natures Paint Brushes" This is not just art, but art in nature! Go on a nature walk to gather 'schtuff!' Then use what you gather to create art or As art!

Leaf printing, have done this with stones. Bash leaves with stones against flat surface/paving slab to leave a print

20+ Nature Crafts for Kids

DIY Leaf print for cards: Place a fresh leaf in between a sheet of paper and a paper towel. Tap it with a hammer and it leaves the outline of the leaf.

Scavenger Hunts For Kids

Nature hunt bags and lots of other scavenger hunt ideas - Forest School! Encouragig indepence, hunting and identifying skills

Creating Forest Faces & Mud Monsters from TheBoyAndMe (",)

Creating Wild Art: Forest Faces

Creating Wild Art: Forest Faces, Mud Monsters, whatever you want to call them! A cute nature craft to personalize your backyard.

Wildlife stack 041 by Dawn Isaac, via Flickr

50 things to do in the garden this summer

Leaf art could make a lovely hanging mobile from a twig photo frame. #forestschoolidea

Review – Land Art for Kids: In the Woods

Richard Shilling on Land Art for Kids what a great idea for outside leaf/nature sculptures. make sure to watch an andy goldsworthy documentary too! Should you appreciate arts and crafts you really will really like this site!

What do children learn from fort building? Den building in the woods

Den Building

What do children learn from fort building? Den building in the woods - /Artsy_momma/kids-crafts-activities-learning/ BACK BACK - Best Boards!

Fagley Primary Forest School: Leaf Matching and Lighting a Spark

At Fagley Forest School we learn how to appreciate the natural world and bushcraft skills like den building,campfires and foraging

naughts and crosses made out of a tree stump #abcdoes

Got my husband to make me a noughts & crosses game for my outdoor area, using a tree stump & his chainsaw! We use natural objects to play the game i. Pebbles, shells, fir cones or tiny wooden cookies.

Mud paint recipe - Simple to make colored mud paint.

Mud paint recipe - Simple to make colored mud paint. For forest school wonder if we could find naturally different coloured mud. clay, mashed leaves etc?

Making Mud Paint

Mom's Ultimate Guide to a Fun Spring Break

Can these be used to make african mud cloth? Painting with real mud. How to make mud paint in bold colors, such a cool sensory art project for spring!