Painting using string is a fun art process that is sure to engage preschoolers.
Pair with black paper and white paint to create unique web patterns.
Perfect to pair with your Spider Preschool Theme.
Squeeze some white paint onto a palette, we used a paper plate. Cut a piece of string about 6 inches long.
*Teacher Tip: Before starting encourage your preschoolers to write their name on the back using a white crayon.
Swirl the string around in the white paint to coat it.
.*Offer alternative colors of paper and paint for children to explore.
Drag the string across the paper to start the web.
Continue the process making lines in a variety of directions. Preschoolers can create their very own intricate design just like their 8-legged buddies.
Your budding arachnologists would love a Spider Exhibit Dramatic Play invitation.
String is the perfect painting tool for making a spider web. What else could you create with this technique??
More Spider Theme Learning Fun
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Free Spider Web Shape Puzzles Storytime Activity
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