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Cloud Painting

Get your head in the clouds and paint an animal masterpiece with a sponge.

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Participant Age: Under 7
Approximate Cost: Under $10
Duration: 1 to 60 minutes
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Physical Challenge:
  • Tape
  • Blue construction paper
  • File folder
  • White tempera paint
  • Animal shapes pattern
  • Small piece of sponge
Download and Print the Pattern

Download and print the animal shapes pattern.


Make Stencils

Use the pattern to make animal stencils out of the file folder. Place the stencils on the blue paper.

Use Sponge to Paint

Clip the sponge onto the end of a clothespin. Show your child how to dip the sponge in the paint and use it to dab paint on the stencils.


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