Time Required :
About 30 minutes
Beginner
Beginner
You're new to the skills necessary to complete this project, or maybe you've tried them just once or twice before.

tie-dye heart mobile

This project is intended for kids ages 3+.
Step 1

Cut three individual hearts out of a paper towel and set aside.

Step 2

Place a large piece of wax paper on your working surface.

Step 3

Place a few drops of water into the paint pans using a paintbrush.

Step 4

Make a puddle of different paints onto the wax paper.

Step 5

Place the heart-shaped paper towel on top of the paint puddle in Step 4. Gently press into the puddle.

Step 6

Repeat Steps 3-5 to cover all the heart shapes cut in Step 1. Let dry.

Step 7

Cut a small slit in the top of each heart.

Step 8

Cut three different lengths of yarn for your hearts to hang.

Step 9

Thread a yarn length through the small slit on each heart and tie a knot.

Step 10

Attach the hanging hearts to a wooden dowel and tie a knot.

Step 11

Cut another piece of yarn to desired length and knot it on both ends of the dowel to hang.

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    • Color: White
    • Size: 7 oz
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  • Paper Towels
  • Wax Paper
  • Plastic Cup
  • Water
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