Colorful yarn printing Process art with toddlers
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Art Activities for kids : Rolling Pin Yarn Prints

Make vibrantly colored prints with rolling pins and yarn. An exciting process art for toddlers.

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Welcome to the 4th installment of our easy art projects for kids series we are doing along side many bloggers (listed at the end of the post)

Here are our previous installments:

Today’s art activity is revolves around our topic for the week : Exploring String Art

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There are two ways to wrap your rolling pins with yarn. Since I didn’t plan this art activity well ahead of time (!) I resorted to using hot glue. I hot glued one end of the yarn to one end of the rolling pin. I went ahead and tightly wrapped the yarn around the rolling pin and ended up hot gluing the other end of the yarn to the pin. For additional security you can hot glue the middle part as well. Alternatively you can dip the yarn in regular white glue and then wrap it around the rolling pin. It will probably take a day or two for the glue to dry and the pin to be ready for art activities. Get creative with your wrapping design. My 5.5 year year old and I did our wrapping,