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Yellow Blooms (and Mixed Medium Painting)

Yellow Blooms

Materials Needed

  • Scissors
  • Pencil
  • Eraser
  • Old mixing containers for paint and water (2-5 depending on how many colours you make)
  • Enough paintbrushes for all of the colors you choose to use
  • Material to protect painting surface (e.g., old newspapers or garbage bags)
  • Cut out of canola flower on page 21
  • Permanent dark coloured marker
  • Additional canola flower decorations you might like to use
  • 6 various unwrapped wax crayons of any colour and brand you want to use (Note: Bright colors will work best)
  • ½ cup (125 mL) of canola oil
  • Muffin pan
  • Cupcake paper liners
  • Toothpicks or stir sticks for mixing
  • Optional: 4 tsp of glitter of your choice (20 mL)

Activity can be found in It All Begins With The Seed (pg. 20 – 22)


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