rustic reindeer. Another example of rustic that works. They look alive, right? A very simple idea, very well executed.
mud boot storage... space saving and keeps the rain and critters out
How many triangles can you make with 9 sticks? Kids can reinforce geometry and critical thinking skills through creating various shapes with sticks.
Try this simple activity with your child to guesstimate the age of a tree in your yard and nurture her developing math skills while you're at it!
Clay Faces: Taking Art Outdoors. Make a face by pressing clay onto a tree. The forest floor provides a wealth of materials to add to the clay sculptures: sticks, fir cones, leaves, pine needles.
How many shades of green can you find? - from Kids in the Garden (",)
garden loom - this was a huge success! we added moss, bits of wool roving, sticks, cherry bark, flowers and grasses
Hmm... chocolate cake in an orange rind, roasted over the fire that bakes super moist with a hint of orange flavor? I'm intrigued.
Love this 'branches decoration' from the children's area at Wilderness festival - by Shiny Thoughts (",)
Stick Man making in Forest School.