Painting Leaves!

Leaf art is fun!

Painting Leaves!
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Painting Leaves!

Gather leaves from your backyard or neighborhood! Bring them inside to paint with! Place the leaves on a piece of paper and paint over them, leaving a leaf shaped spot on the paper! Encourage your child to observe the shape that the leaf leaves on the paper!

Estimated Time: 30 minutes

Materials: Leaves, paint, and paper

Subject: Nature and Art

About this resource

Setting(s) for which the article is intended:
  • Home

Intended audience(s):
  • Parents / Family

Age Levels (the age of the children to whom the article applies):
  • Infants and Toddlers (Birth To Age 3)
  • Preschoolers (Age 3 Through Age 5)

Reviewed: 2021
English title: Painting Leaves!