Tuesday, 15 January 2013

How to paint a shoe - fun crafts with kids

So, following on from my last post, the same daughter decided she wanted to decorate a pair of shoes. We found some cheap canvas shoes in the sales, collected all the acrylics and fabric paints we have lying around, and she got going. She taped around the sole, and has nearly finished.

She's working on making a night sky with stars - so I'll post a finished picture when it's done. But this is such an easy and fun activity. She used make up sponges to dab the paint on and mix it to the colour she wanted. The shoes were just £3!


Lorrie said...

I've been looking back at some of your posts. What a creative family you are! How wonderful!

aline said...

WOW they look fantastic!

Lace hearts said...

Thank you both - said daughter is so pleased by your comments, so thank you for that. x

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