Felt Collage, Carrots and Sensory Activities

Felt Collage, Carrots and Sensory Activities

Creating collage is a reoccurring project here at Studio Sprout but my goal is to keep it fresh and exciting so I do my best to rotate materials and find new approaches and twists to repeat techniques and mediums. Our last collage project focused on nature materials...
Bookmaking, Birdseed Play and Chicks (4 weeks old)

Bookmaking, Birdseed Play and Chicks (4 weeks old)

I love bookmaking. I love the process and I love the finished piece. I love that it creates a keepsake of sorts, that a collection can be honored and saved. Books make me smile, laugh, cry and I love them for that. Books are made for storing, but also handling and I...
Tape Resist Painting and Magnet Sensory Box

Tape Resist Painting and Magnet Sensory Box

Kids LOVE tape and paint, needless to say the Tape Resist project was a huge hit. The finished product is also very cool (keep scrolling for photos). The process is three steps. I don’t always make a show an example but for this project I thought it would be...
Painting with Wacky Tools, Plunger Prints, and Spring Sensory Box

Painting with Wacky Tools, Plunger Prints, and Spring Sensory Box

It was fascinating watching toddlers and young children walk in the studio, sit down at the table and intuitively know how to paint and print with all the wacky tools I had set in the middle for their use. The theme of this week’s art making was experimentation...