Monster & Creature Straw Paintings

Oh, we love to blow paint! This time we were interested to see what sort of creatures we would come up with....

Step-by-step tutorial

  • Step 1

    Oh, you just gotta love a really fun project that only requires a few, easy ingredients....

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  • Step 2

    First the children made a small puddle, then blew on it through a straw.

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  • Step 3

    Did it look like anything, yet? Did it need a different color? More paint? A harder puff? What if we turn the page that way?

    Photo reference of how to complete step 3

  • Step 4

    All of a sudden, there it was! "He needs sunglasses!" Maddie shouted excitedly.

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  • Step 5

    So now just to just add a few embellishments.....

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  • Step 6

    Bugs, fish, alien galaxies....

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  • Done!

    Where will your creation take you???

    Photo reference of how to complete step 7

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