Make easily with Salt Dough - 2 cups flour, 1 cup salt, cold water. Mix until has consistency of play dough. bake at 250 for 2 hours, then cool and paint. Good recipe for thumbprint pendants. really want to do this with the kids fingerprint.
This is a cool project idea! paper weaving with a twist - we used this idea for art summer camp where students went into the galleries and sketched two paintings in the collection and used those sketches for watercolor weaving project
Use tp rolls cut in half for sails or other curved forms on top of painting. "From exhibit 'Explorer Ships in Warm or Cool Color Schemes' by cute craft for talk like a pirate day, pirate themed party or even Columbus day.