Bubble Wrap Printing

by: Trish Kuffner, author of The Toddler's Busy Book
For an interesting effect, let your child use bubble wrap to press paint onto paper.
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Bubble Wrap Printing


  • Bubble wrap packing material
  • Tape
  • Liquid tempera paint (several different colors)
  • Paintbrush
  • Paper


  1. Tape the bubble wrap to the table or surface you will be painting on.
  2. Have your child paint on the bubble wrap, then press a piece of paper on it to get an interesting print.