Make a Japanese side stitch book with your favorite or handmade paper and use it for sketching, nature journaling, or as a diary.
Tag Archives: preschool art
Preschool – Adult: Recycled Paper Making
Rosemary, coffee grinds, and glitter are a few of the exciting materials I’ve seen mixed into hand pulled papers, and you have endless options for making your paper unique to you or your preschooler.
Preschool Craft: Cardboard Animals
This craft explores color mixing and independent play for preschoolers with paint, cardboard, string and scissors.
Preschool Arts & Crafts: Cardboard Boxes
This was a perfect rainy day activity! By transforming a cardboard box into a rocket ship, I was able to encourage independent and imaginative play while reinforcing written name recognition and process art practice.
Preschool Activity: Pipe-cleaner Bracelets (Quiet Time)
Pipe Cleaner Bracelets: This is my favorite “mommy has a headache” activity.
Preschool Activity & Craft: Daily Walks & Pinecone Bird Feeder
Getting outside has been fundamental in staying calm and centered for our family during this unpredictable season.
Process Art: Sidewalk Chalk
Today was all about the process. Art and crafts aren’t meant to be a stressful. Instead they are an opportunity to create, explore, and play. The only material needed for this activity is sidewalk chalk.
Preschool Crafts: Saint Patrick’s Day
For Saint Patrick’s Day my preschooler created a leprechaun hat, cupcakes, and a clover sun-catcher. Each activity encouraged him to practice his fine motor skills.