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Green on Green

Grade: K - 8   •   Age: 4 - 12   •  Written by: Andrea Mulder-Slater
[Andrea is one of the creators of KinderArt ® ]


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Objectives:

Students will experiment with wax resist.

What You Need:

  • Green Construction Paper
  • Green crayons or oil pastels
  • White tempera paint
  • Paintbrushes
  • Water and water containers
  • A coverered work area
  • Paint shirts or smocks for the little ones

What You Do:

  1. Draw a design or picture on the green construction paper using green crayon --- this can get a bit tricky because its sometimes hard to see what it is you are drawing. Remember, this is supposed to be fun. If you can't draw a detailed image, just do some fun designs.

  2. Press hard with the crayon so its nice and thick.

  3. When the picture is drawn, brush some white tempera paint (not too thick) over the paper.

  4. Like magic, lines will appear from out of nowhere!

  5. Sign and display your work.

More St. Patrick's Day Crafts

Available Now:

KinderArt St. Patrick's Day Coloring Pages - Instant Downloads
The KinderArt KinderColor St. Patrick's Day Download includes 17 Coloring Pages, 3 St. Patrick's Day Frames, 1 St. Patrick's Day Maze and 1 St. Patrick's Day Cut and Color Mask
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KinderArt E Coloring Pages - Instant Downloads
Volume Two (Seasonal Images) includes sixty (60) coloring pages including: Valentine's Day, St. Patrick's Day, Easter, Mother's Day, Father's Day, Halloween, Thanksgiving, Remembrance Day/Veterans Day and Christmas.

We also have many more Seasonal Coloring Pages available now for instant download have a look today.

Recommended Books:

St. Patrick's Day Crafts
by Carol Gnojewski
Fun Holiday Crafts Kids Can Do.

 


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