The Best of Children's Art & CraftBook - 2003
Anyone who spends time with children -- parents, grandparents, teachers, daycare providers -- knows the importance of creative play in developing children's imaginations and self-confidence. This book contains over 200 activities designed to exercise busy fingers and stretch fertile minds. From painting, drawing, and collage to weaving, puppets, masks, and kites, the projects provide hours of fun without costing a fortune. A marvelous resource for art and craft projects for adults and children to do together, the book emphasizes using recycled and easy-to-find materials, and directions help simplify preparation and clean-up. Special chapters on party and holiday crafts are included, featuring projects such as homemade musical instruments, pinatas, Easter eggs, and Christmas decorations. The Best of Children's Art and Crafts is fully illustrated throughout with color photographs and has step-by-step instructions that encourage creativity and fun with every project.