Home    Subscribe    Write for Us    FAQ    Contact    HubGarden    Login
Share your craft ideas for a share of the ad revenue. Click on Write For Us.

Squidgy Gel Aquarium Bag

by Jane (follow)
Under 5s (593)      Messy Play (109)      Under The Sea (44)      Fish (29)      Glitter (18)      Octopus (7)      Aquarium (5)      Sea (3)      Gel (1)     
Create a fun squidgy bag aquarium and fill with interesting sea creatures. Have fun pressing and squeezing the glittery gel around your aquarium.



Squeezy bag aquarium, shower gel aquarium, sea craft kids, sea craft preschoolers,


Time: 30 minutes
Age: Under 5's, 5-10's
Level: Easy

Materials
Clear pocket folder or zip lock bag
Sticky tape
Blue and/or green shower gel
Glitter
Water resistant items to cut up and put in your aquarium - e.g. foam craft sheets, ribbon, net, sequins, water resistant fabric, plastic packaging, shells, sand.

Method
Make some sea creatures to go in your aquarium. We cut out fish and an octopus from foam craft sheet.
Cut up other blue and green pieces from water resistant materials - we used ribbon, pieces of ripstop fabric, foam craft sheet and netting.



Squeezy bag aquarium, shower gel aquarium, sea craft kids, sea craft preschoolers,
Items ready for our aquarium


Squeeze shower gel into your plastic pocket folder or zip lock bag. We used blue and green gel to mix together.



Squeezy bag aquarium, shower gel aquarium, sea craft kids, sea craft preschoolers,


Shake some glitter into the gel and add your sea creatures and other sea items.



Squeezy bag aquarium, shower gel aquarium, sea craft kids, sea craft preschoolers,
Adding glitter to our aquarium


Tape up the open end of the bag securely to prevent any gel escaping.

Your squidgy gel aquarium bag is now ready to play with. Have fun pressing the gel around the bag and moving the sea creatures around in the glittery gel.



Squeezy bag aquarium, shower gel aquarium, sea craft kids, sea craft preschoolers,




Squeezy bag aquarium, shower gel aquarium, sea craft kids, sea craft preschoolers,


Categories
#Under the sea
#Sea
#Aquarium
#Gel
#Fish
#Octopus
#Under 5s
#Messy play
#Glitter
I like this Article - 12
[ print friendly ]
More Articles by Jane
Have fun on a sunny day on the beach exploring shadows and angles with these shadow faces
10 likes
This is a fun messy paint activity for toddlers and preschoolers
9 likes
This is a fun messy sensory activity, best done outside on a sunny day
15 likes
Explore using Sharpies (coloured permanent markers) on aluminium foil or silver card to create a mar...
11 likes
Here's how to make a cushion out of an old TShirt
15 likes
Here are some super easy paper plate puppets to make
9 likes
view all articles by Jane
Articles by Jane on Other Hubs
Cornflour clay (cornstarch clay, baker's clay) is very easy to make and can be used to create decora...
5 likes
There's nothing better than a perfect poached egg for dinner; less fiddly to eat than a boiled e...
553 views
ID: 30996
[ Submit a Comment ]
Trending Articles
A lovely spring craft for toddlers to create
6 likes
Box pinatas are a quick and easy alternative to papier mache pinatas
8 likes
For some students, math isnʼt always their favorite subject
1 like
Loom flowers are so easy, so fun, and if you make your own loom and use leftover yarn, they wont cos...
8 likes
With a flower loom, kids can easily create cute flowers, out of yarn, that can be used to decorate j...
3 likes
If your child loves to draw, this is a great activity for them to encourage their creativity
1 like
Upcycle a breakfast cereal box and hop into Easter with this cute Easter Bunny Mask
3 likes
Here's how to make a colourful elephant from a recycled milk bottle and tissue paper
9 likes
This cute and fun Christmas card can be made by little ones with the help of an adult
3 likes
Snowmen crafts are fun at Christmas and this one is simple, quick and cheap to make
6 likes
Categories
Under 5s (593)
Any Age (405)
Over 10s (384)
Baby (12)
Links (1)
Easy (884)
Medium (247)
Hard (37)
 
Copyright 2012-2018 OatLabs ABN 18113479226. mobile version