Bioplastic, Crafts, Sculpture Play

Bioplastic Flowers

Since we discovered bioplastic, it has opened up a whole new world of creative possibilities. This is one of the easiest, most versatile methods to create lasting artworks. This project is suitable for artists as young as two, although the young ones will need lots of help handling the hot bioplastic mixture. To create your… Continue reading Bioplastic Flowers

Bioplastic, Crafts, Nature Play, Recipes, Sculpture Play

Bioplastic Suncatchers

One of my favorite accounts on Instagram, @muddly_puddly is a master of bioplastic creations, and we finally got around to trying it out ourselves. Bioplastic suncatchers by @muddly_puddly This is one of the easiest, most versatile methods to create lasting artworks, and we are officially obsessed! Bioplastic butterfly by @muddly_puddly To create your own bioplastic… Continue reading Bioplastic Suncatchers

Nature Play, Sculpture Play

Kinetic Leaf Snake Sculpture

This fun and engaging nature play will keep your 3+ kiddos tinkering away outside for hours. We used this process to build a kinetic cardboard snake a few weeks ago, and while on our morning walk today Mr. Almost Four and I were inspired to try out the same process on these flat, durable leaves.… Continue reading Kinetic Leaf Snake Sculpture

Crafts, Paint Play, Sculpture Play

Kinetic Cardboard Snake Sculpture

This is such a fun way to tinker with cardboard scraps and paper fasteners. My almost 4 year old could do this, but he needed help most of the time, so I’d say this project is best for 4+ year olds. The snake was perfect for a little guy like mine, because he could simply… Continue reading Kinetic Cardboard Snake Sculpture