Arts & Crafts

Wheel-Track Painting

Wheel-Track Painting
Photo by: masamom

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Create a unique painting using wheeled vehicles.

Time
40 minutes
Ages
24 - 60 months
Group size
1 - 8 tots
Rating

Supplies

  • Assortment of Wheeled Vehicles
  • Washable Paint (Assorted colors)
  • Construction paper (1 piece per child)
  • Paper plates (To hold paint)

Steps

  1. Place each color paint on a different paper plate.
  2. Select a wheeled vehicle and roll wheels through desired paint color.
  3. Roll paint-covered wheels across paper to create wheel track prints.
  4. Allow to dry at least 20 minutes.
Associated Activity
Ask children questions about the size of the wheel tracks. For example, which track is the smallest? Which track is the biggest?

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