Bubble Wrap Shape Stamping

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Don’t you just love getting mail packed with bubble wrap?
We cut shapes out of ours and coated one side with paint to do some shape stamping with Miss Grace.

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Not only was this a great learning activity, but it was fun sensory experience as well.
We’ve got another bubble wrap activity in the works, stay tuned!

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Cardboard Tube Heart Stamping

In my AWANA class yesterday evening we made beautiful heart stamp pictures for the people we love.

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This is such a simple activity. All you need is paint, cardboard tube & paper. Simply shape the end of the tube into a heart and begin stamping!

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We added glitter to our finished products!

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Happy Valentines Day, friends 🙂

Spooky Tree Painting

We were (& still are) stuck indoors due to illness the last several days. I decided a little painting was in order, but since the girls were stuck on the couch & it was extremely windy out I decided to let nature do the painting.

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While the kids watched from the window I tied paintbrushes to our little tree/bush with yarn and dipped each one into Halloween colors (orange, purple & black). The kids were just giggly with excitement that the tree would paint them a spooky masterpiece.

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The wind was just wild! Every 15-20min we would re-dip the brushes into paint. The tree created many different strokes, but the neatest were the swirls.

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The painting is a neat addition to our Halloween creations in our playroom.

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We are very excited to let nature paint a fall scene soon.