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Cotton Ball Ice Cream Craft

cotton ball ice cream craft- toddler at play

This Cotton Ball Ice Cream craft is so fun, easy to prep and PERFECT FOR SUMMER! Create a unique painting experience for your little ones using droppers and cotton balls! You’ll be surprised how quick it is to prep too!

My kids had so much fun filling the droppers with watery paint and coloring their cotton ball ice cream with droppers. They loved to blend the colors together and create their own little ice creams!

cotton ball ice cream craft- toddler at play




Watch this fun Toddler At Play craft!

Materials:

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Instructions:

Start by cutting out a long triangle out of the beige cardstock to make the cone (you can use a brown permanent marker or crayon to draw the lines for the cone). Next, cut out 3 small triangles out of the white cardstock and glue like ice cream scoops on top of the cone. Now glue on the cotton balls on top of the white cardstock and let dry a little. Mix water and a bit of washable kids paint in a cup. Prep droppers and you’re done!

cotton ball ice cream craft- toddler at play

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What is my child learning and improving?

  • Fine motor skills (pressing and releasing the droppers)
  • Creativity (using different colors)
  • Independency (great as a busy activity, for quiet time or time outs)

cotton ball ice cream craft- toddler at play

 




ARE YOU GOING TO MAKE THIS FUN SUMMER CRAFT?

cotton ball ice cream craft- toddler at play

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