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Add-Art: Trace A Butterfly
Materials: Thin paper, like
tracing paper or white paper you use for your regular computer printing. Crayon
or washable marker. Print-out of this drawing or other designs made with your
darkest printer setting. (Optional: masking tape, paint, glue and glitter.)
Set-up: Lay your light paper over this drawing. If the drawing does not
show through clearly, go over it with a dark marker. You may use four small
pieces of masking tape to hold the sides of the tracing paper down securely.
Tracing: Help your child learn to trace by allowing your child to rest
his hand on yours as you trace the butterfly. Tracing shows your child one way
to achieve "realistic" results.
Add-Art Ideas: Decorate your traced butterfly with markers, crayons or
paint. Cut out small circles in many colors to glue on as scales, or add
glitter. Cut out the butterfly and create a cheerful flower for the butterfly to