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what should I have in my arts and crafts box

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Asked by kadmomma at 1:08 PM on Jan. 21, 2010 in Preschoolers (3-4)

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  • Finger paint and water colors
    colored pip cleaners
    fabric bits
    cotton balls and q-tips
    glue, paste, and glue stick
    colored paper
    safety scissors
    crayons, markers, colored pencils, chalks, paas

    A Work mat!! Art is most beautiful when created on the work mat.
    A work apron.

    Answer by ecodani at 1:12 PM on Jan. 21, 2010

  • Pipe cleaners, puffballs, beads, yarns, Popsicle sticks, glue, finger paint, playdoh, macaroni, craft paper, paint, buttons, socks for puppets...

    Answer by SleepingBeautee at 1:14 PM on Jan. 21, 2010

  • glue sticks
    old birthday/holiday cards - to be cut and used in various creations!
    markers (washable!)
    water colors
    lots and lots of paper
    any recyclable material you can find - think of egg cartons, drink carriers, feathers, old (clean) socks, etc Be creative!
    old magazines
    play-doh and/or molding clay
    Popsicle sticks
    foam shapes (we prefer the pre-stick variety!)
    a Smock
    an old placemat to work on
    pencils - colored, chunky for small hands, whatever you can find
    safety scissors
    tape - to hang the new creations up with!
    stickers and stamps
    Googley eyes (aka Wiggle Eyes)
    empty toilet paper and paper towel rolls - you know the cardboard tubes
    rubber bands - you can use them & paper to close off the above tubes to make rain sticks, on old boxes to make guitars, etc.
    paint brushes in varying sizes

    Answer by ldmrmom at 3:21 PM on Jan. 21, 2010

  • they already said it...

    Answer by AmaliaD at 12:08 PM on Jan. 22, 2010

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