Ocean Crafts

Salt Painting for Summer Art Projects

Recently I was introduced to a new form of textured painting called salt painting.  Basically, you take glue cover it with salt, then drop watercolors on top to absorb the color.  Well, can I just say, "Wowza!"  This is such a fun technique and it creates beautiful art work that...

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Ocean Creature Art Prints

Learning about the amazing creatures that are found in our world's oceans can be a fascinating experience for children. The sheer multitude of unique shapes, forms and abilities of sea animals make them a perfect inspiration for art.  Introduce children to various art workd Materials: Printing Plates (or styrafoam meat tray) ...

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Spiky Sea Urchin Craft for Kids

These spiky Sea Urchin creatures are lots of fun, and take minimal supplies to create. Just be careful because they really are spiky! They look wonderful in Ocean dioramas.   Materials: Self Hardening Clay Toothpicks     Suggest Resources for a Unit Study:           Art Project Tutorial: ...

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Preschool Printables: SeaShells!

Yes, I realize that were in the middle of Winter. But all the more reason, I say! Sometimes we can go a bit stir crazy spending so much time indoors, playing the same games, finishing up the same puzzles, and coloring the same coloring books. Sometimes it's fun just to have a completely NEW activity...

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