Last week, we went to an open morning event at Jack’s nursery. It was a chance for us to see what he has been doing over the last few months, and where he spends his time every morning. Whilst there, we also sat down and made a paper plate hot air balloon together, with tissue […]
art for kids
We loved the marble painting that Our Little House in the Country did, so we had put it into our rainy day activity jar. This weekend it was pouring with rain, so still dressed in our pyjamas, we got the jar out and pulled out the marble painting card.
Jack and I have been making a dinosaur mobile! It was done over a couple of days after nursery. Firstly we did some dinosaur printing using the stamps we used on these t-shirts we made a while ago. We printed using red, yellow and blue paint onto the centre of some paper plates. Some of them […]
We made some great handprint autumn trees, using brown paper, paper plates, sellotape and paint. Firstly we made some leaf-coloured handprints on the brown paper and set these aside to dry.
This week, before the weather turned, Jack and I had some fun outside, painting with our feet. I had managed to get hold of an enormous roll of brown paper so I cut off a nice big piece and laid it out on the decking. Then I filled up the paddling pool with warm soapy […]