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8 Thrifty creative ideas

Honestly getting creative with children doesn’t require lots of money and resources there is so much you can do with things you already have in your home! I ran a series over on Instagram sharing every Wednesday an idea for getting … Continue reading

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Fizzy printing!

Science and art go so well together! We have been exploring bio carbonate of soda and vinegar, we added some colour for extra fun and loved the results! Here is how we made some fizzy prints:   Need: bio carbonate of … Continue reading

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Printing with children (with things you already have at home!)

Here are some ideas of easy printing with children with things hopefully you have already in your home! The paint I used in all these printing activities is normal ready mix paint. Folding paper This is a golden oldie activity … Continue reading

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Doily printing!

This is a really simple but effective way of printing. It only takes 2 minutes to set up but great fun! Need: Doilies, paint (2 or 3 different colours work well), paper, paintbrush or sponge or ink pads to fingerprint with. … Continue reading

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Printing at home!

We have been doing some very simple printing and we were impressed with the result! Need: paper, paint (we used ready mix paint), pencil, roller or brush, a piece of polystyrene (we used the bit you get as part of … Continue reading

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Bubble wrap printing!

I love this technique of printing, so simple, uses stuff that you probably have around your home and it can be done with very young children. Need: Bubble wrap Paint Paper Masking tape Firstly I prepared a piece of bubble wrap … Continue reading

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