After my mother and I tried out bubble painting the other day, I started working my way through my Art Projects for Kids board on Pinterest, trying out some of the different techniques I have pinned over the past months.
Kitchen Table Classroom who uses markers and water on coffee filters to teach her children about color mixing. You can't beat the project for simplicity, and the coffee filters that are created make interesting background papers for other projects.
First, you just fold the coffee filter into quarters. My daughter Katy demonstrates this step:
You can set the filters aside onto wax paper to dry; they don't take too long to dry, which is another plus with kids' crafts!
Art Projects for Kids Pinterest board are fun- and artful-enough for kids or adults to enjoy!