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Project #45

Time: 1 Class Period
Difficulty: Easy
Cleanup: Soap & Water

Flurescent Tempera Paints
Round Doilies
Mixing Tray
12x18" Black Construction Paper

Use doilies and paint to create these Psychedelic Sponge Paint Snowflakes!


  • Step 1
    Select a 4", 6" or 8" doilie and fold into quarters; then cut out a snowflake.
  • Step 2
    Squirt tray with a small amount of fluorescent tempera. Place the snowflake on 12x18" black construction paper, then use the sponge to dab the paint through the negative space of the doilie snowflake. Allow paint to dry.
  • Step 3
    Repeat Steps 1 and 2 with different sizes of doilies and different colors of fluorescent tempera until paper is filled. Allow paint to dry.
  • Optional Tip 1
    Glue leftover painted doilies onto an additional sheet of paper for a fun collage!

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