Painting with brushes is fun. But painting with marbles is really fun. Everyone will love the abstract, Jackson Pollock-like finished product created by rolling marbles dipped in paint around a plain sheet of paper.
The marble-painting project can go in two different
directions: you can either contain your marbles in a shoe box and
shake it around like crazy or you can place the marbles on an open
tray and carefully try to keep them from catapulting over the edge
(all while practicing those important hand-eye coordination
Caitlin Murray Giles is a full-time mother of three and part-time freelance writer living in Wicker Park.
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