Painting Pictures With DIY Stamps.

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Picture 584 DIY stamping Giant in the Woods

My children are fans of stamping, so we thought we would try our hand at making our own stamps to create some art.
We used some of our blocks and craft supplies to create the stamps. The craft supplies included: foil (which could be folded and moulded to create different shapes), straws, foam stickers, coloured matchsticks, pom poms and pipe cleaners.

To create the stamps it was a matter of gluing the  different bits and pieces onto the blocks.…

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Picture 548 splatter painting with spoons by S

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To mix it…