Sensory Art Ideas

Art ideas that are hands-on and sensory experiences.

Halloween Craft for Kids: Creepy Crawlies

Halloween craft

My preschooler is all about painting these days. She loves painting with paint brushes, her fingers, and random items. For Halloween I thought it would be fun to paint with creepy crawlies. This is a simple Halloween craft project idea that is great for preschoolers and toddlers. For this activity you’ll need: Paper Paint (we […]

Birthday Cake Art

Kids Birthday cake art craft

  Birthdays are fun and around here we like to make them into a big deal. It is that one special day that is devoted to celebrating YOU. This easy art project is fun to celebrate a child’s birthday or also makes a very fun gift for a grandparent. What you’ll need: Paper Paint Paint […]

Shape Art Activity for Kids

Shape art project

This is a simple art project for kids that helps children learn about shapes. For this project you’ll need: Paper Paint Sponge shapes (I bought mine at the dollar store but you could also make your own out of foam or sponge) This activity: Builds fine motor skills Teaches shapes Teaches colors Builds creativity We […]

Salt Dough Dinosaur Fossils

Salt Dough Dinosaur Fossils

Dinosaur week would not be complete without making salt dough dinosaur fossils! This is an easy and fun way for children to learn about fossils. SALT DOUGH DINOSAUR FOSSILS For this activity you’ll need: Salt dough (recipe found here) Small dinosaur figurines (these are our absolute favorite!) First prepare your salt dough and then roll […]

Christmas Tree Activity for Toddlers

Toddler Christmas Tree

This simple idea came to me as we were playing with our Christmas Sensory Bin. Why not take this Christmas tree that I found at the dollar store and use gift bows to decorate. This is perfect for young toddlers! For this activity you’ll need: A small standing Christmas Tree. We found ours at the […]

{Halloween Activity} Foot print Ghosts

Foot Print Ghosts

We made hand print spiders yesterday, so it only seemed fitting to make foot print ghost this week! This is a simple and spooky craft that is easy to make even for the youngest toddler. For this activity you will need: Black construction paper White paint Googly eyes Black glitter foam paper   This activity: […]