Q-Tip American Flag

A fun fine motor activity using q-tip and painting for the American Flag.

Q-Tip American Flag


Happy Flag Day! What better way to celebrate than to do a Q-Tip American Flag! It is nice simple and easy. This is one of the pages out of the 4th of July Pack!

Here are some great books about flags and some about Flag day. Each it is a fun read!

What you need: q-tips, Q-tip American Flag (part 3 of 4th of July Pack), something to hold paint, and paints: red, white & blue.

Q-Tip American Flag

First we reviewed the colors on the paper. We talked about he 13 stripes and what they mean.

Q-Tip American Flag

Then we went about painting with q-tips. Each had their own way to do their painting. There was a lot to do so the girls took their time.

Q-Tip American Flag

The final product.

Q-Tip American Flag

I hope that you enjoy this simple activity! There are other fun flag activities in the 4th Of July Pack!

Cassie – 3Dinosaurs.com

About Cassie

Cassie is a mom of three stomping, romping, and roaring girls. She blogs about fun art and craft activities and printables she makes. She includes the odd review of products every now and then. She also blogs about the places that she has taken the girls called trip reviews. She has a few free printable pack for kids ages 2 to 8 and always adding more. She loves to get comments and feedback and always looking for new things to try or do with her girls.
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6 Responses to Q-Tip American Flag

  1. Jenn says:

    So my kids are not the only ones that missed the color coded spots and gave the flag 3 red strips in a row.

    • Cassie says:

      Not at all! And this is the second one we have done. We did the 100 chart type already. They were having fun and not paying attention.

  2. Renae says:

    I’m loving this craft idea! Thanks so much for sharing. It will definitely be used this 4th of July!

  3. Carla says:

    I love how this gives you a chance to talk about the symbolism and history of the flag too! Thanks so much for sharing it at Teach Me Tuesday at Preschool Powol Packets!!

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