Preschool Farm Animals Arts and Crafts



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idea:
During Farm week let your children paint with toy tractors. They can run the tractors through the paint and then all over paper. This makes really neat designs.
Pig Nose
Submitted by Val
What You Need:
  • Yarn
  • Egg Carton
  • Black Marker
  • Paint
What You Do:
  • Cut the egg carton bottoms (the part the eggs sit in) into its twelve sections. Let the children paint it and put the nostrils on it. Next attach string to both sides (staple or punch holes and tie) and your children have cute pig noses.
Milk Carton Barn
Submitted by Caroline
What You Need:
  • Milk Carton
  • Paint
  • paper or cardboard
What You Do:
  • Cut the milk carton to make doors. Then give the children the milk cartons and let them paint them as a barn. You might want them to do this on paper or cardboard as it can get messy. You can then let the children paint the animals that would go in their barn on a separate sheet of paper.
Idea:
During farm week let your children paint with assorted farm animal cookie cutters or better yet horseshoes.
Marble Cow
Submitted by Carla
What You Need:
  • Construction Paper
  • Crayons/Markers
  • Paint (and perhaps sponges for painting)
  • Leaves, Twigs, and,Grass
  • Scissors
  • Glue
What You Do:
  • Precut cow shapes on white construction paper and then, using black paint, have the children marble paint the cow. You can then paiste the cow on paper and have the children use the other supplies to make a barn
Idea:
have your children use chocolate pudding, brown paint, or dirt and water and mix the mud
Pig Of Many Pinks
Submitted by Lisa
What You Need:
  • Glue
  • Construction Paper
  • Tissue Paper (in various shades of pink)
What You Do:
  • Give each child a pig cut out. Let them glue the different colors of tissue paper on the pig. This creates a unique looking cute pig that has a great texture!
Piggy Toes
Submitted by an Unknown Friend
What You Need:
  • Paint
  • Paper
  • Crayons or Markers
What You Do:
  • Paint your childrens toes with pink paint. Then have them press them on paper. Now you can have your children decorate the toe prints as pigs and make a farm on the rest of the paper
Idea:
paint with egg shells or plastic eggs during farm week
Stick Horse
Submitted by Barbra
What You Need:
  • Wrapping Paper Tubes
  • Cardboard
  • Paint/Markers/Crayons
  • Yarn
What You Do:
  • Ask your parents to donate some Christmas Paper Rolls (if you can not get enough use rolled up newspaper instead). Cut out horse's heads (leave a neck to go inside the tube) from cardboard and let your children design their horse. They can paint them and use yarn for the mane and halter. Help your children attach them with glue and tape. No go out Ridin'!
Idea:
Cut horse shapes out of sponges and let your children paint with them.
Idea:
use a milk jug to make a pig (put the jug on its side and the lid is the nose) and then decorate with paint.
Three Pigs House
Submitted by Candy
What You Need:
  • Paper
  • Twigs
  • Spaghetti or straw
  • Glue
  • Paint
What You Do:
  • Let your children create the three little pigs houses by using red paper (bricks), spaghetti (straw), and small twigs (sticks). Your children will love recreating these houses.
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