He used the egg cartoon and pool noodle equally, creating big and small circular shapes. I didn't tell him we would be making them monsters when they dried because I wanted him to just have fun with the painting.
He really enjoyed using the Halloween stamps once I added them to the mix. The pipe cleaners and pom poms held by clothespins he used like paint brushes. (I also had a fun time creating my own picture.)
- washable paint
- construction paper
- egg cartons
- pipe cleaners
- cut up pool noodle
- tray (for paint)
- Halloween stamps (optional)
Our completed projects without adding anything.
Our projects when we added eyes, noses, and hair.
I am indebted to Danya Banya's Blog: Creative Activities for Kids and Mum for this idea. Thank you.