Snow Puffy Paint Recipe

Make some glorious Winter art with this sparkly, snow puffy paint recipe! Using shaving cream and white glue, this paint dries thick and puffy without needing to be heated in a microwave, and looks really effective in art projects!Snow puffy paint recipe

We’ve been exploring texture and form with this

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Herbal Rice for Natural Sensory Play

Add some herbs to rice to make a lovely natural sensory play material that smells wonderful and adds interesting textures to the usual mixture.Natural herbal rice for sensory play

We have made a lot of sensory rice tubs for play and they last indefinitely, if stored in

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Creamy Coconut Play Dough Recipe

Make some wonderfully creamy coconut play dough with this easy, 2-ingredient recipe! It smells wonderful and is so soft and bright! It makes a perfect invitation to play with coconut play dough and natural loose materials. It is scented sensory fun and fine motor development all rolled into one  for little ones!Continue reading Creamy Coconut Play Dough Recipe

Mixing Textures into Paint

Set up an investigative art experiment mixing textures into paint to see what effect each one creates! A lovely hands-on, multi-sensory art activity for everyone to enjoy.Mixing textures into paints

Welcome to the next in our on-going series of Exploring Reggio , where we look at the ideas of Reggio

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First Sewing Basket for Kids

Make a first sewing basket for kids using simple, age appropriate materials that encourage open-ended creativity, fine motor skills and plenty of independent fun!Ideas for making a first sewing basket for kids

My girls have been asking to do some sewing recently, so we collected some simple,

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