Snow Globes

Snow Globes are great, you can hold a little bit of winter in your hand any time of the year!  One hour wasn’t enough time to let the kids sculpt their own figure to put into the bottle, but we wanted to have the kids make some with their own personal touch.  Each kid drew a winter scene.

To make the pictures water proof, we laminated them (you can also use transparent packing tape). Then kids poured in the water and sprinkled in some glitter (for snow). The last step was to make a snowy lid:And tadah……

Click here if you want to learn how to make your own snow globe.  The lids were made  with a homemade polymer clay, click here for the recipe.

The second workshop finished a little early, so they got to have an indoor snowball fight.

How did we do that?  Sorry, but that’s a post for another day…

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