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    12 great ideas for what to do with all your child's paintings - displays ideas, and how to turn them into toys and gifts

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Kindergarten Self Portraits! How cute are these? Trace an oval template, draw in their eyes, neck and shoulders and then embark on a painting adventure. They paint their faces and necks first, their tops next and backgrounds last. Set aside to dry. Next class, paint eyes, nose and mouth. Add hair and voila! A beautiful self portrait!