Step Up to Memories – A Craft Project for Parents and Kids
If youve been looking for a creative art project to do with the kids, look no further! I recently did a fun project with my daughter and thought Id share the how-to for other parents who are looking for ways to keep their kids busy and creative all while making something useful for around the home!
What Youll Need
A wooden step ladder
Spray paint (your choice of color)
Sponges (either cut into shapes of your choice or pre-purchased in shapes)
Letter Stencils (of your childs name)
Craft Paint (your choice of colors)
Newspaper (the older the better)
Smock or old clothing for you and your child
Now youre ready to start creating. A little preparation is needed before bringing your child into the project. Take the step ladder outside and put it on the newspaper and spray paint it, covering the entire step ladder thoroughly. Let it dry overnight and youll be ready to bring your child into the project the next day!
Bring the painted ladder to your work area (outside is recommended). Work with your child to sponge paint the shapes onto the ladder in...