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Super creative craft project for kids. Make aluminum foil sculptures and draw their shadows in the background. Tie to writing project. Videos of babies seeing shadows for first time

tin foil figures with shadow

tin foil figures with shadow. Sculpting, and also shadow tracing, how shadows fall, light/dark practice.


Trace the shadow of your sculpture - foil figure or another object with a clearly identifiable shape. Ask, "If I hold the light here, will the shadow move?" Explore how the shadow elongates and shortens as the light is moved.

Foil Figure Sculpture

Foil Figure Sculpture (Mrs. Knight's Smartest Artists)

Tin foil covered pipe cleaners...people sculptures! Great for art lesson on "form"

Tin foil covered pipe cleaners or wire. Great for art lesson on "form" or Giacometti

Got spare yarn and an old cereal box? Then make some Modern Tin Art! An Original #kids #craft by www.piikeastreet.com #piikeastreet

Thema Kunst: Most projects like this use glue to hold the yarn. You have to let the glue dry before you can start coloring. This project starts with notched cardboard, so you can start coloring the foil immediately.

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Hmm, this could be a good directive, do a body tracing, then all around write positive words or symbols that describe yourself.