Spring Blossom Tree Painting

The blossoms on the trees is one of my favorite parts of spring. The girls and I made some fun Spring Blossoms to hang in our windows at home.

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Before we started this activity we read a few books one of which was Seasons by Anne Crausaz. I just love to read that book. I love the change in seasons. For this craft we did a mom and me craft. The girls love these, I show them on it how to do it and then try their best to make their own. It is a lot of fun, just less pictures taken. Spending time with our kids is important. I always like to ask, would I have fun doing this?

What you need: paper, baby oil, black & pink paint, and foam brushes.

Spring Blossom Tree Painting - 3Dinosaurs.com

You cover the paper with baby oil. It will need to soak in and then dry. You can prepare this ahead of time. You can see a better example of how we did this in the Shadow Painting

Spring Blossom Tree Painting - 3Dinosaurs.com

Using the foam brush we made a tree and limbs on our paper. After we do this you left the paint dry for a little bit.

Spring Blossom Tree Painting - 3Dinosaurs.com

You use the foam stamper to stamp blossoms on our tree limbs.

Spring Blossom Tree Painting - 3Dinosaurs.com

We let painting dry and hung them up in our window. The baby oil on the paper lets some of the light come through the painting.

Spring Blossom Tree Painting - 3Dinosaurs.com

Here is a look at each of the paintings:

Spring Blossom Tree Painting - 3Dinosaurs.com

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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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10 Responses to Spring Blossom Tree Painting

  1. What a beautiful spring craft!

    Thanks for linking up to The Thoughtful Spot!

  2. Very pretty! Love apple blossom trees– my favorite : )

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  6. Carrie says:

    How pretty!! I love them. Thank you for sharing at Sharing Saturday and congrats on being tied for most clicked this week!

  7. Tatiana says:

    The artworks are great! Thanks for sharing!

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