Fluoro Paint Flower GarlandThis fun activity involves a bit of paint, a bit of cutting and a bit of threading!
A DIY garland that encourages muscle development through cutting and threading.
Get your supplies!
You will need:
A couple of egg cartons
early stART Fluoro Washable Paint Discs
early stART Stuff For Painting
A container of water
A sharp pencil of skewer
String or plastic craft thread
early stART art smock
Micador Splat Mat
Step 1: Cut up your egg carton
Cut apart each section of the egg side of the carton until you have lots of little cups.
Step 2: Paint!
Using the fluoro colours, paint the carton inside and out. Try different patterns for brighter flowers.
Step 3: Make petals!
Once dry, use scissors to cut the tops of the carton cups into flower petal shapes and then use a sharp pencil or skewer and carefully poke a hole in the centre of each cup.
Step 4: Join the garland!
Cut straws into 3-5cm lengths and use string to thread the flowers onto the straws. Continue to alternate flowers and straws until you have a garland!