Egg Cartons Tulip
by Lim Jenny
Instead of throwing away those egg cartons or egg trays, why not make it into something beautiful?
Skill Level: Intermediate
Suitable For: 4-5 years old
Estimated Time: 15 - 30 mins
Physical - Eye-hand coordination, muscle control (manipulation of painting tools).
Intellectual - Colour concept, problem solving.
Emotional - Independence, aesthetic appreciation.
Social - Sharing or giving as gifts to friends and family.
Parent will help cut the egg carton/tray into individual cups.
Allow the child to choose preferred colours to work with. Let the child paint the individual cups.
Secure it with tape. Viola! You’ve got a bunch of beautiful tulips!
Egg Cartons or Egg Trays
Table Mat or Newspaper
Straws or Sticks
Cover work area with newspaper or table mat.
Once dry, attach the straws or sticks to the base of the cups.