Category Archives: Spring art

Seasonal weaving!

It is always great to combine nature in our creating! This is a simple way to weave with natural treasures that can be found in the garden or park. Need: craft sticks (lollypop sticks), glue, sting, natural find e.g. flowers and herbs. … Continue reading

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Rainy day art!

Are you enjoying the April showers?!!!!   Here are some rainy day picture we made inspired by the blogger Shelly on “Creating creatives”. Need: watercolour paper, scrap paper, black paper or card, masking tape, liquidy paint (we used liquid watercolours, … Continue reading

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Simple spring flower artwork!

Need: Paint, salt, paper, black pen, scissors and glue. The children first painted the background, we used liquid watercolours but any paint will look wonderful. We sprinkled salt onto the wet paint. While the paint was drying the children drew … Continue reading

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Spring collage!

Spring is definitely in the air now! So we are enjoying doing lots of Spring arts and crafts. We have been inspired by Meri Cherry’s wonderful Spring collages. Need: watercolour paints (solid or liquid), paper, pictures of spring (from magazine … Continue reading

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Paper plate flowers!

Stunning Spring Summer paper plate flowers! Need: four paper plates, scissors, staples, paint (we used liquid water colours). I prepared the flower by cutting up basic paper plates and attaching each plate with staples. Then I invited the children to … Continue reading

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Updated: 14 of our favourite Easter crafts!

  Here are some lovely  Easter crafts we have been doing: Salt dough decorations- here is our salt dough recipe. We used Sharpies to decorate. 2. Potato masher egg printing We used an old potato masher to dip into the paint … Continue reading

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Four rainbow crafts!

Here are four rainbow craft ideas! Hanging rainbow Need: Cardboard, string, paint, glitter, beads, hole punch. The older children drew and cut out their own rainbow, for the younger children I prepared the shape for them. They painted a rainbow and … Continue reading

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