Tag: early drawing

  • Halloween Double Doodle Drawing Trick for Hands and Brains

    For a play-of-the-day, try this Halloween double doodle drawing trick. It’s a trick on paper but a real treat for brains, fun and sweet. What is double doodle drawing? This is the name given to drawing with both hands together by Jean at The Artful Parent. We tried it and it was both a trick…

  • Space Activities #14: Chalk Moon Footprints

    Is it really the 47th anniversary of the moon landing? We couldn’t walk on the moon so instead we made chalk moon footprints on the patio. What a fun play-of-the-day and space activity idea. When he walked on the moon, Neil Armstrong said, “One small step for man, one giant leap for mankind.” Because there…

  • Draw and Color Spring on the Sidewalk

    Spring is such a welcome time of year. Instead of shoveling sidewalks, for a play-of-the-date get out the chalk and let kids color on them. Adults can even join in the drawing and coloring fun. Sidewalk chalk is very inexpensive and you can often find it at dollar stores. The jumbo sticks of chalk do…