Preschool Vegetables Arts and Crafts



You Are Here: Preschool >> Themes >> Preschool Vegetables Theme >> Preschool Vegetables Arts and Crafts












Use Vegetables for art supplies.
Submitted by Jenni
*Cut a cucumber in half, and then make a design on the meat of it, let your children use it as a stamp
*Use Asparagus for paint brushes
*Use Carrots to make lines
*Use Corn on the Cob for roller painting.
My Garden
Submitted by Amy
What You Need:
  • Paint
  • Paper
What You Do:
  • Have your children draw pictures of all of the vegetables that they would like to eat. For a real neat effect have them paint these in a garden.
Lima Bean
Submitted by Lisa
What You Need
  • Beans
  • Paper
  • Markers/Crayons/Paint
  • Whatever Other Art Supplies That You Choose
What You Do:
  • At the bottom of a piece of paper glue a bean. Now ask your children to draw what they think will grow from the bean on the paper
Leaf Tie Dye
Submitted by Val
What You Need:
  • Leaves (various colors preferred)
  • Cloth (Light Color)
  • Sticking Instrument (Mallet or Hammer)
What You Do:
  • Put the leaves out on the floor or counter. Put the cloth on top of the leaves and flowers. Then hit the cloth with the mallet until the leaves and Flowers are ground up. This will put a neat pattern on the cloth. If your brave you can let the children try it


Warning: Very Messy. Watch children with Mallets closely.
Foot Vegetable
Submitted by Bonnie
What You Need:
  • Paint
  • Paper
What You Do:
  • Paint the bottom of the child's foot and let them put it on paper. They can then add a stem and what other decoration they choose to add to the picture.
Idea:
Use cut carrots to make prints on paper
Submitted by Bonnie
Paper Gardens
Submitted by Paige
What You Need:
  • Easter Grass
  • Pipe Cleaners
  • Paper
  • Markers/Crayons/Paint
  • Glue
  • muffin liners
What You Do:
  • Have your children glue grass on the paper and design their own gardens. They can choose to paint their own flowers, or use pipe cleaners or torn pieces of construction paper to form them. Additionally you can provide muffin liners from them to use as flowers.
These Preschool Ideas Found At:
Everything Preschool >> Themes  >> Vegetables >> Art