Watercolor, Salt and Snowflakes - Art Projects for Kids
Here is a really simple way to add texture to a watercolor painting. Just sprinkle salt while it’s still wet and let sit for a few minutes. All kinds of cool shapes will develop from the salt absorbing the water. MATERIALS • Watercolor paper (try Strathmore for special occasions) • White card stock paper, for snowflakes • Liquid watercolor paint, turquoise • Liquid watercolor paint, royal blue • Salt, kosher or table salt • Snowflake paper punch • Glue stick • Scissors DIRECTIONS 1. Paint a…
Preschool Counting: How Many Drops to Fill the Dot?
This fun hands-on preschool counting activity uses an eye dropper to fill a dot with water. If you are looking for preschool math, kids will love this one!