popular topics in drawing and painting

  • Entertainment and Activities
    Activities With Food
    Apple Prints
    Apple Prints Activity for an individual child Age group: 18-40 months Duration of activity: 10 minutes Materials: 1 apple Knife Paper towel Tempera paint Shallow pie tin Light-colored construction paper Celebrate harvest time with a bounty of fr...
  • Babies and Toddlers
    Activities for Toddlers
    Bubble Wrap Fun
    Bubble Wrap Fun Activity for an individual child Age group: 18-40 months Duration of activity: 30 minutes Materials: Bubble wrap Tempera paint Save the bubble wrap that comes with packages. You can also buy quantities of it fairly cheaply. Bubbl...
  • Entertainment and Activities
    Drawing and Painting
    Shaving Cream Snow Painting
    Shaving Cream Snow PaintingAge: Preschool and upTime: An hour or more Type of activity: Arts and Crafts Create a picture of a cool, snowy afternoon without having to step outside! Materials Needed:· Shaving cream (foam)· White glue · Const...
    Christine Dvornik
  • Fine Motor Skills Printables
    Something's Missing!
    Use this printable to help strengthen your child's fine-motor skills. ...
  • Fine Motor Skills Printables
    Follow That Line
    Use this printable to help strengthen your child's fine-motor skills. ...
  • Fine Motor Skills Printables
    What's Missing?
    Use this printable to help strengthen your child's fine-motor skills. ...
  • Entertainment and Activities
    Drawing and Painting
    Homemade Paint Recipes
    Homemade Paint RecipesFlour-Based Poster Paint Materials 1/4 cup flour 1 cup water Small jars or plastic containers 3 tablespoons powdered tempera paint per container 2 tablespoons water per container 1/2 teaspoon liquid starch or liquid deterge...
    Trish Kuffner, author of The Toddler's Busy Book
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  • Color by Letter or Number Printables
    Color by Number
    Print out this color by number activity for your kids to enjoy. What picture is hidden inside? ...
  • Connect the Dots Printables
    Water Animal Connect the Dots
    Connect the dots to find out what kind of water animal is giving Jamie a ride. ...
  • Connect the Dots Printables
    Dancer Connect the Dots
    Connect the dots to find out who is dancing to the music. ...
  • Drawing and Painting Printables
    Fill the Picture Frame
    The artist in you is calling. Use this picture frame to draw a family portrait. ...
  • Drawing and Painting Printables
    Finish the Picture: Draw Your Family and Friends
    Draw all of your family and lots of your friends in this printable picture gallery. ...
  • Connect the Dots Printables
    Garden Creature Connect the Dots
    Connect the dots to find out what animal is living in the garden. ...
  • Connect the Dots Printables
    Clown Connect the Dots
    Connect the dots to find out what kind of car the clown is driving. ...
  • Wax Candle Painting Activity for Kids
    Drawing and Painting
    Candle-Wax Painting
    Candle-Wax PaintingMaterials Wax candle Watercolor paper Watercolors Paint brushDirectionsHave your child draw a pattern or scene with the wax candle onto a sheet of watercolor paper. The drawing will be almost invisible. When finished, have your...
  • Book Finder
    Book Finder
    Book Finder
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    familyeducation editors
  • Drawing and Painting Printables
    Finish the Picture: Flying a Kite
    What kind of kite are these kids flying? Use your imagination to draw it! ...