25 Easy Art Techniques for Preschoolers It’s no secret – my daycare hooligans love creating art! For me, the funnest thing about art for kids, is finding unique and interesting ways for my toddlers and preschoolers to get creative. The kids and I have tried a lot of creative processes over the years, and today, I’m sharing with you, 25 easy art techniques for kids! They’re easy, inexpensive, super-cool, and each of these projects can be done using things you have in your kitchen cupboards and around your home! Put away those paints and paintbrushes! Monsters – toothless, scary and fun to make I cannot understand why kids love to draw monsters – toothless, scary and funny. We haven’t made just one or two… but a lot….. Even at the moment, another one is being created in the backyard. I sincerely advise you to try it – if my kids, fed up with all mom’s experiments were so involved in the drawing of these monsters… there’s something in them which attracts the children.
Kids Crafts - Inspiration for Children of all Ages Bunting is a quick and fun way to decorate the house or classroom for any occasion. It also... It is amazing what fun can be had and what can be created from a few basic ingredients. We have... Decorating lanterns and candles is great fun for older children. Three Dragons This dragon optical illusion has been one of the most visited items on the Grand Illusions web site, and millions of people have downloaded the PDF and made their dragons. Up until now, we have only offered a blue dragon. Now we offer you a choice - you can have your dragon in blue, red or - very traditional - green. You need to right click on the links below, and select 'Save Target As...' in order to download the PDF to your computer. You can download the GREEN DRAGON, download the RED DRAGON or download the BLUE DRAGON. These are PDF files.
Snowman Theme We have a growing collection of snowman colouring pages and colouring cards, ready to enjoy this... Lots NEW! Over the years we have built up a great collection of snowman crafts for kids, and every... We have a growing collection of snowman printables including posters, jigsaws, a learn to draw... When it is cold outside our snowman games will provide lots of fun indoors. creativity with crayons! Think crayons are for kids? Think again! There are all sorts of great ways to use a box of crayons in your art- here are a few ideas... Go back to the days of coloring books and use them fill your drawings with color- Use them to create a resist with watercolors. Start by using a white crayon to draw on a blank page.
Friday Art Feature - I Am ... We had our first official art class of the year this week. I decided to start off with an easy one so everyone could feel successful with their project. And the final results couldn't be more beautiful in our classroom! I think I may be a tad OCD - that empty space in the bottom is driving me crazy!!! Ladybugs from Egg Cartons Ladybugs! I love ladybug crafts because they are really easy for kids to make, teenagers think they are cute, and you can vary the colors to make just about anyone smile. As you already know, using recycled items in my craft tutorials is a big thing with me, so it should be no surprise that these little sweeties are made from painted recycled egg cartons. I actually made these several years ago for the website I used to own, FamilyCorner.com. I wanted to share them here because they really are one of my favorites and I’m always happy to add to my arsenal of ladybug crafts. I’m afraid I don’t have any step by step photos since I did make this a while ago.
How to Draw Dragons : Drawing Tutorials & Drawing & How to Draw Dragons Drawing Lessons Step by Step Techniques for Cartoons How to Draw Friendly Cartoon Dragons with Drawing Tutorial I decided to draw a cartoon friendly dragon for today’s drawing tutorial. I will show you, step by step, in an easy fashion, how to draw friendly dragons. Children, Teens, and Adults alike will enjoy this instructional lesson.
Paint a Handprint Mermaid Create a mermaid using your hands, fingers and paint! Full handprints create beautiful flowing hair, while individual fingerprint patterns create a shimmery body. This underwater painting is as colorful as it is fun! What You Need: Heavy white paper for paint Tempera paint in various colors Newspaper Shallow trays or plates for paint Felt tip marker Sequins or glitter (optional)
Learn to Draw Animals Print and enjoy our Learn to Draw Animals pages for kids of all ages. Kids can use our step by step illustrations to discover how to draw all sorts of animals and build up their skills and confidence in the process...plus they are just good fun! You could build up a whole folder of these printable pages for rainy days - teachers might even want to laminate them and keep them ready as a time-filler or reward. And of course many of them tie into classroom themes, too. We have over 80 of these animal drawing pages so you are sure to find one that appeals! Create a new strip You are using an ancient web browser, Stripgenerator does not work properly in it.Get rid of Internet Explorer 6! Upgrade to a new version or use another browser like Chrome, Opera, Safari or Firefox. StripGenerator
2 Easter Paper Crafts 1. Big paper eggs - easy to cut off and assemble, suitable for Easter decoration. We cut 4-5 green printer sheets into thin strips to make the grass on the photos. After that we crumpled it well and it turned into fresh spring grass. We used paper in different colors and it turned out well. Constellation Jar I asked Amy of This Heart of Mine for a project that would be fun for kids or adults. I love that she thought of star-gazing! We’re so far into the countryside, that the stars here are outrageously bright. It’s awesome! — Gabrielle Star gazing is one of my favorite things.