Tag Archive: tissue paper

Spring Cling – A twist on your average Suncatcher

This week at Studio Sprout, we were soaking up the mid-winter sunshine, and thought our art should too! We made tissue paper and glue Suncatchers. Materials: Transparency Sheets No bleed Tissue Paper Clear Glue (Recommended) A Tray, for the glue mess We uses the transparency to “build upon” and the trays are to  contain the…

Tissue Paper Prints

Our tiny tots got to do their favorite thing: use the spray bottles! It was even more fun that we used them to make art rather than clean up art. Plus this is a great project to strengthen hand muscles and sharpen hand/eye coordination. We used the spray bottles and bleeding tissue paper to leave…

Celebrate Spring: Egg Carton Flower Bouquets

Spring Bouquet Materials: large egg crates (5-10 cups torn from the large carton per child) tempera paint tissue paper large buttons pipe cleaners The project began by giving each child 5 egg crates cut into individual cups. Older children can cut the cartons up by themselves but for most of my students I tore them…

Glue-Paper-Glue on Masonite

We have done glue-paper-glue collage in the past with recycled cereal boxes and the finished pieces were fabulous so I decided to kick it up a notch with Masonite. These turned out great! Materials Needed: Masonite construction paper tissue paper assorted scrap papers, feathers, foam pieces, sequins, etc… glue or mod pod (watered down) brush…

Tissue Paper Dyed Eggs, Foam Paint, and Liquid Sidewalk Chalk

We finished this session at Studio Sprout with egg dying, foam paint, and lots of outdoor fun! I don’t have a strong tradition with Easter but I love holiday and themed projects. Plus eggs remind me of spring and I’m getting very excited for the chickens so it just felt right doing egg dying. The…