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As you probably already know if you follow us regularly, my little girl has a voracious appetite for books. Our bedtime story time keeps getting longer & longer. We have exhausted all of our books. She knows them all by heart now. That’s why we were so excited to receive a one month subscription to Story Box. When the box arrived, the books were nicely wrapped & included a parent guide with a breakdown of different age groups & how you could apply them to learning for that age. It also included a list of age appropriate activities for each story. The best part is the books are yours to keep.
The two books that we received were ‘Outside’ & ‘Go to Sleep, Little Farm.’
They were both an immediate hit with my daughter. She loved both books, but she really fell in love with ‘Go to Sleep, Little Farm’. I did as well. It was like being in a dream. We often take craft inspiration from books we read & we did just that with this one. We made our own DIY scratch cards & etched out our own dream-like scenes.
Black Tempura Paint
Card Stock (we used 4.5X6.5)
Small Paint Roller or Large Paint Brush
Color the card stock in with the crayons.
Mix equal parts tempura paint & dish soap in a container. Brush the paint over the top of the crayon & let dry. I was impatient & used a hair dryer. Once dry, use a toothpick to scratch of the black paint.
My daughter adored this craft. We made a pile of them to set aside for later.
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My girls love these and didn’t know you could make them at all and so going to have to try this for them now 🙂
They were pretty easy to make & Mai had so much fun with them,