Art for Small Hands: Printing Repeats - The children cut animal figures from styrofoam and print them repeatedly on collages made with tissue paper. For ages 9 to 13. Plan for 3 sessions. Look at the greats; no child is too young for art history. Look at the world; learning to make art is learning to see and find pleasure in details. Exploring Eric Carle.
Foil art. We then used spray adhesive and laid foil over the top. They pressed the foil down around their yarn pieces to create that embossed look. Lastly, they used colored Sharpies to color the recessed areas and left the embossed "lines" silver.