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Fireworks Art

Fireworks Art
Photo by: masamom

masamom Submitted by: masamom

Celebrate the 4th of July with this easy craft.

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

Supplies

  • 6 Bending Drinking Straws
  • Masking tape
  • Washable Blue Paint
  • Washable Red Paint
  • Construction paper

Steps

  1. Group all six straws in a bunch. Tape around all straws with masking tape.
  2. Once all straws are taped together, bend each end out to form a star-like shape.
  3. Dip straw painter into blue paint. Press painter down firmly on construction paper. Make sure to press down on each straw to make print.
  4. Create a second layer of fireworks by repeating step 3 with red paint.
  5. Allow to drive at least 15 minutes.

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