"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!
All Natural Leaf Threading - The Mud Kitchen Kids can engage with Nature, get creative and develop their motor skills with this all natural leaf threading activity.
A fantastic outdoor art idea that makes great use of loose parts found in a forest: clay faces on tree trunks! My son loves the funny faces people put on trees, now I can let him make his own :)
Collect objects in nature. Order from longest to shortest. Fun ways to Measure Nature 9 Learning Activities for Outside (and a new After School Linky!
Make a Stick Person! Heck, make a Stick Community! Fun, open-ended craft that preschoolers (and toddlers) can do all by themselves, and work on their fine-motor skills at the same time. Plus you get some free DIY dolls to roleplay with at the end!
Autumn Leaf Suncatchers - Clare's Little Tots Autumn (Fall) leaf suncatchers. Easy autumn craft for children of all ages. Want great helpful hints on arts and crafts? Go to my amazing info!
How to make a recycled tyre bug hotel (post sponsored by Volkswagen) - vicky myers creations