Van Gogh Style Finger-Paint Printing

Create some beautiful art work with kids, inspired by the great Van Gogh, using just paint, fingers and paper! Easy, child-centred, open-ended and stunning! We’ve been inspired by the great artist Vincent Van Gogh for our latest Kids Get Arty project! The

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Egg Carton Printing

We made some simple, beautiful prints using just an egg carton and some ready-mix paints! The wonderful Tinkerlab is hosting another Creative Challenge and the material she presented us with this time was the humble egg carton. I didn’t want to present the girls with a set craft to create

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30 Days to Hands on Play! Printing with Objects

Toilet rolls dipped in paint make fabulous circles!

Day 23:Printing with ObjectsPlay Prompt:Take a little box or basket and go for a hunt around the house with your child, looking for some everyday objects to print with. Absolutely anything and everything will do! The more unusual the better. Dip

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Bubblewrap Print Seascape

This was a fun, easy printing project with lots of elements to add to it over a few days, keeping us busy and occupied for longer! The result is a beautiful under the water scene made using bubble wrap printing, hand printing, plenty of glitter and some googly eyes.

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Printing with Peppers

This is one of my favourite art activities to do with young children because it is simple, easy for them to manage independently and the results are very beautiful.

 I love all printing activities really and love how even a baby can print with duplo

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