Fireworks Painting

These pictures, when finished, will look like a picture of a fireworks display.

What You Need:

Red, white, blue, gold and orange paints

Yarn cut into six- to eight- inch piece

Disposable toothbrushes

Paint smocks

What to Do:

1. Cover the area where the kids will be painting with newspaper or plastic, and put on paint smocks.

2. Show the children how to drag yarn through paint, then over the paper to create wavy lines. Have them paint the lines.

3. Show children how to use the toothbrush to spatter paint. Have them spatter paint onto the paper.