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Happy Mother's Day

My Kinder/Prep class did some marbling using shaving foam and re-inkers.  This was the first step in a long process to  make a very special card for their mums for Mother's Day.

Step 1:  Get an adult to squirt a heap of shaving foam onto a plastic plate.



Step 2:  Add a few drops of different coloured re-inkers.
  



 

Step 3:  Swirl the inks together but be careful not to over mix the colours.



Step 4:  Press your paper into the swirled, inky mixture and lift off.



Step 5:  Leave for a couple of minutes to allow the ink pattern to soak in and then with swirly motions, wipe off the excess shaving cream.

 
Step 6:  Wait for your marbled paper to dry before cutting out the dress shapes with the dies.
Step 7:  Cut out the card bases using a Big Shot Machine to make your pop-up card.
 
 
 
Step 8:  Attach your 'marbled dresses' to the inside and outside of your card.
 
Step 9:  Decorate and write in your special card for Mum!
 
Stampin' Up! ® products used -
Card Base Pop 'n' Cuts
Dress Form Pop 'n' Cuts
Framelit Dies - Dress Up 
Re-Inkers
MDS - Delightful Dozen - Mother
Word Window Punch, Bitty Butterfly and Elegant Butterfly Punches
 
You can see all the finished cards and matching fridge magnets that the children made on our class blog -



 
 
It was fun to take my SU supplies into the classroom and share with the children what I love to do in my 'spare' time.
 
 
Happy Mother's Day!
 

Comments

Christine Blain said…
TOTALLY ADORABLE!!! Love that all your special little people got to play with your SU! stuff, Bron; and they did a great job with their cards.
Janet Mills said…
So cool, loved sharing this experience with you and your class.

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