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Spring Plaster Cast Impressions

  • Young Adult
  • Grades 1-3

Collect small objects, including leaves, small flowers, and seashells and Cast Impressions using plaster!

Materials


  • 25 Pack Assorted Paint Brushes
  • Acrylic Paint Jars, 24 Assorted colors
  • Plaster of Paris 4 lb.
  • Jumbo Craft Sticks
  • Small foam plate or tray
  • Measuring Cup
  • Water
  • Small objects (flowers, leaves, shells)

Instructions


Follow the steps from the project below, to learn how to mix Plaster of Paris and create unique impressions with spring materials! Use spring flowers, twigs and leaves in your cast or press in craft materials, like foam stickers. Follow this craft with a discussion on fossils!

 

kids craft idea Plaster Leaf Cast Impressions

 

Step 1. Gather your supplies.

Step 2.