Collage making is by far the most engaging and best art experience for young chidren. Why? It is a simple craft activity that involves picking, analysing and pasting, all of which develop and strengthen small hand musles – vital fine motor skills.
Spring is the best time to collect leaves as there’s an extra abundance of beautiful, fresh leaves and petals of varied sizes, shapes and textures to incorporate into play, learn and craft activities.
It’s also a fun way to encourage their awareness of colour and textures.