These easy process art ideas for preschoolers will spark the creativity in your little one. Let your kids experiment and learn with these fun art projects.
Process Art Ideas for Preschoolers
Process Art is a technique that is child-led. The process is all about discovery and creative process of the project. Not the final product. In fact, the final product is always different and unique.
We believe that there are two different types of projects for kids. Process art and product art.
Process art is more open-ended. You give your children the supplies and a small amount of guidance.
In product art, the final craft is specific. Construction paper crafts are a great example of this.
Each of these types of crafts has its place and benefits.
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Tips for getting the most out of your art projects
- These projects can get messy! We recommend creating outdoors or in a space where the mess wont be an issue.
- Let your kids experiment It is all about the process! There is no “right” or “wrong” way of doing these projects.
- Allow children to come and go as they please. Every child has a different attention span.
- Be playful in the art-making process. If you are stressed about the mess, they will be too.
- Ask your children questions as they create. Let them explain what they are creating and learning.
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