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Mermaid Play Day

by diana (follow)
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This is a great way to keep a group of primary school age girls entertained; mermaid craft day.



Time: 1 hour
Age: 5-10's
Level: Easy

Materials
Cardboard
Glue
Coloured Pencils
Watercolour paints
Sea shells
Cut out scales from magazine pages.

Method
Draw out mermaids onto cardboard. Paint in their tails with watercolour paints. Leave fins and hair for the kids to paint in.



Cut out fish scale shapes from magazines to glue onto mermaid tails.



Prepare a few watercolour paints for the girls to paint in mermaid hair and fins.



Have a collection of sea shells for the girls to draw around the mermaids.



Display for the girls to see their fine work!


Categories
#Paint
#Mermaid
#Collage
#Under the sea
#5 to 10s
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Great idea! My daughter would love this.
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