Egg carton art project

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This one was another of the no fuss art projects. Ananya was engaged for almost thirty minutes which I think is amazing for a toddler.

You will need

– Egg carton

– Tempera paints (one or more colors. maybe set of rainbow colors.)

– Paint brush

– I even gave her glitter glue.

This is a very open ended project. Maybe mix up some glue with tempera paint and let them paste decorative items (sequins, confetti, stickers, tissue paper etc). It becomes a  Egg carton collage then.

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Once she was done with painting, I gave her glitter glue in squeeze bottles. I also gave her a spoon. After every squeeze, she would mix up all the glue. She enjoyed the process of squeezing and mixing so much!

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Like any other process art project, there is not much of an end product. What matters is the process – having fun painting, squeezing, mixing.

 

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