Toilet Paper Roll Fireworks Painting

What’s more festive for the Fourth of July than fireworks? Here’s an activity to create some patriotic artwork with your little one this Independence Day.

Toilet Paper Roll Fireworks Painting


TP Roll Fireworks Painting

Supplies

2-3 Empty Toilet Paper Roll Tubes

Red, White, and/or Blue paint

Paper plate (to put paint on)

Scissors


Steps

  1. Make the firework stamps from the toilet paper roll tubes. Take toilet paper roll tube and cut about a third of the way up. Repeat, cutting strips all the way around the circumference of the roll. The strips can be as thick or thin as you’d like!
TP Roll Fireworks Painting
TP Roll with strips cut
  1. Fan the pieces out from the center of the roll, creating the firework shape.
TP Roll Fireworks Painting
TP Roll ready for painting
  1. Repeat for each roll. 2-3 rolls are ideal to create a variety of fireworks.
  2. Squirt paint on to paint, tray or anything with a flat surface. Add glitter and mix into paint for some extra pizzazz.
TP Roll Fireworks Painting
Paint + Glitter
  1. Then let the kiddos paint their little hearts out.
TP Roll Fireworks Painting
TP Roll Fireworks Painting

This activity can also easily be modified to make spiders, suns, flowers, stars and more!

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