Milking Art

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Learning Framework?

  • Physical
  • Intellectual
  • Emotional
  • Social

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WHAT CHILDREN WILL LEARN

  • Physical - Fine motor skills, wrist control.
  • Intellectual - Observing and comparing.
  • Emotional - Confidence and appreciation.
  • Social - Sharing the final art piece with others.
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A unique way of creating an artwork through different milking motions.
Skill Level
Intermediate
Suitable for
4-5 years old
Estimated time
> 30 mins
Environment
Indoors

What You Will Need

  • Construction paper
  • Piping bags
  • Scissors
  • Paint (inside plastic cups with ice cream sticks)

Step 1

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Gather the materials.

Step 2

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Fill the piping bags with paint, one for each colour.

Step 3

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Cut a small hole at the end of the piping bag using scissors.

Step 4

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Squeeze the piping bag with a milking motion and draw on the paper. Encourage your child to move the bag in different directions.

Step 5

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Dry the artwork and display it.

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Ask the Kids

How many colours can you see?

Can you name the colours?

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