This Toddler Symmetry Art is a very simple activity that is easy to prepare, very manageable (and beneficial for the pincer grip!) for the little hands, sparks curiosity and encourages art appreciation. We did this last February 2017 for his Valentines Art but this can be done anytime! For toddlers, this could be a simple a painting exploration … [Read more...] about Toddler Symmetry Art
Preschool painting activity
Age When We Did This Activity: 19, 20, 23 months Materials: Tempera paints Water Art Board, Kraft paper Trigger Spray (ideally 1 per color) I like this because Little P can work on it independently without my help. The size is very manageable for his little hands. Preparation: Ma'am and Mom's Tempera paints are thick so … [Read more...] about Spray Painting for Little Hands
"Refreshing! Surreal experience!..." These were the words that escaped my mouth as we left Cintai Corito's Garden. Few months back, I solicited ideas at the glam-o-mamas FB page for local child-friendly vacation places where we can celebrate my birthday. I got an uncommon suggestion - "Cintai Corito". I immediately checked out their website … [Read more...] about Cintai Corito’s Garden with A Toddler (part1)
Gifts made with love are the sweetest! These two months we were celebrating his uncle's birthday and also Father's Day so I decided to let Little P paint on rocks which can be used as paperweights. Age when we did this activity: 18 and 19 months Materials: A rock with rough surface like the "codalo" variant on photo. We got ours at one … [Read more...] about Rock Painting Rocks!
Having a toddler taught me to always be creative in presenting something that they regularly see. Variety is the key. His foods and drinks are presented in different forms, placed on different plates, and cooked in different styles. Art is no different. We have been painting since he was a baby (future post) and I never stopped offering … [Read more...] about More Than An Ice Painting Activity