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Mosaic Art

Mosaic Art

MOSAIC ART

Our weekend is all about trying out new crafts that we learn through craft television serials or Pinterest .So this weekend we made our own mosaic art with colored paper squares.Its super easy and simple.Wanna make your own then follow the instructions below ๐Ÿ˜Š๐Ÿ‘‡๐Ÿป.

You will need:

Supplies Needed

Black paper
Chalk
Permanent Marker
A pair of scissors
Glue
Colored paper (as many colors as you like)

Instructions:

1.First of all cut out colored paper squares๐Ÿ‘‡๐Ÿป (they shouldn’t be neat โœ‚๏ธ) just chop chop randomly as many as colors you like

Colored Paper Squares

2.Second, draw your design on the black paper with chalk,could be anything flowers,butterflies etc etc).We drew a jellyfish ๐Ÿ˜Š

3.Once you have your design/pattern start gluing the squares

*glue them firmly and make sure there are no left out gaps in between

We Used A Variety Of Colors For Our JellyFish

4.Cover up the background as well(to make it look more artistic).For example if your planning to draw a jellyfish like us then color the background in the shades of blue.For flowers green etc etc.

Once your painting is complete you will have your own mosaic art

Our Very Own JellyFish Mosaic Art

Do let me know in the comments below what do you think? ๐Ÿ‘‡๐Ÿป

Colored Popsicle Stick Snow Flakes

Colored Popsicle Stick Snow Flakes

COLORED POPSICLE STICK SNOW FLAKESย 

As most of the summer is spent indoors.Arts & crafts is one thing that can surely keep the kids busy for the whole day or for a few hours.There are tons of crafts that can be done specially with the popsicle sticks.So today I’m gonna show you the easiest and the simplest one.Some of you might be familiar with it but for those of you who aren’t….they can follow these simple steps to create one of your own.

You will need

Popsicle Sticks (colored or plain ones) (x4)

Glue

Fancy Accessories (stickers,sequins,wool balls, or any thing that you make like to make it look fancy)

Instructions

1.Make a flake and stick it together like the picture below๐Ÿ‘‡๐Ÿป
(Let it dry for at least 20mins).

Colored Popsicle Stick Snow Flakes
This is how it should look ๐Ÿ‘†๐Ÿป

*this step can be done before hand as well (as some kids are impatient and can’t wait that long ๐Ÿ™ˆ)

2.Once dry add glue dots and let your kids decorate as desired.

Princess Z couldn’t stop her hands on using the deco stuff so she put them all ๐Ÿ˜‚

When it’s never too much! ๐Ÿ™ˆ

4.Once the snow flake is ready… hang it and admire the work done (by your kids).

Yes! It’s that simple ๐Ÿ˜ฒ๐Ÿ˜„

This is one super easy and simple craft that kids would love.You can make and decorate as many as you like all summer long.This will surely keep them busy and entertained.

Do let me know how it went in the comments below ๐Ÿ‘‡๐Ÿป.