Nature Soup - Nature and Water Play for Toddlers - Meri Cherry
One thing I’ve learned over the years is that often the most simple activities are the best. This week at Art Play Group we made Nature Soup, a concoction of lemons fresh from our lemon tree, rose petals, rocks, leaves and water with assorted shades of food coloring. Let’s just say it was delicious! I […]
Kids painting: no paintbrushes allowed! paint station
This month’s Kids Art Explorers project is all about trying out painting – but with no paint brushes allowed. This week we set up a No Pain Brush Paint Station and went on a hunt to see what we could find around the house that might be good to paint with. The children found some […]
Slide Painting: A fun and messy indoor or outdoor process art activity for toddlers. Use cars or balls...or anything that will roll down a slide!
Icy Eye Monsters Sensory Play for Kids
Icy Eye Monsters Sensory Play using googly eyes is super easy to set up and provides a number of sensory experiences as well as fine motor skill practice.
Garden Crafting! - alice & amelia
I decided that this weeks craft would be slightly different as it’s usually something messy or painty. We’ve not used glue very much but there are so many crafts you can do involving sticking so thought we would give it a try and see how Amelia got on! Amelia loves being outdoors so I set her off in the garden basket in hand and let her collect lots of different things. She went for mostly daisies twigs and a few leaves and pottered around for ages selecting which bits she wanted in her…