Merbaby Activities

DIY Batik: Glue Resist Painting for Toddlers

This DIY Batik is so simple to create! Your toddler will love the way the paints mix together to reveal the pattern underneath. I had been seeing DIY batik paintings floating around on Instagram for a while and knew it needed to be added to our project list. As that list grew, DIY batik got lost as I was distracted…

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Mermaid Play Dough: Tactile Learning Activity

Bright colors, small parts, tactile learning and letter recognition all come together in this magical mermaid play dough activity! I love homemade play dough. The texture is softer and I can make any color she requests! Since it only costs a few cents to make, I also don’t feel bad about it getting squished into shells or rocks or finding…

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Claude Monet Inspired Art: Art History Lesson for Toddlers

This Claude Monet inspired art is easy to put together and so much fun to create. The soft texture of the shaving cream paint adds dimension to your painting and the soft colors create an impressionistic feel! I love art lessons for kids that are inspired by masterpieces hanging in museums. Recreating different works and trying out different techniques is…

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