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This is another delayed post showing up after the temperatures have come down and the city is in the midst of heavy monsoon showers! Presently these gorgeous butterflies must have found a cozy spot in the children's rooms :)

Thinking of displaying artworks and the fun involved in making something for their rooms, we love including such make-it-the-way-we-like topics. This one turned out super good!
There are great many ways to bring our children's work to focus. One way to show them that we value their work, is by helping them display their artworks in their rooms and it surely adds a positive connect between teacher, child and parent.

We were discussing summertime and the changes we noticed in our gardens and neighbourhood. Since butterflies were the most spotted during the time of the season, we chose to make these cutouts.

Stock paper or white cartridge sheets, coloured pencils and 3d glitter outliners were the materials used.

Children ages 8 to 9 years could draw these lovely butterflies freehand, colour and cut them out without help.
Bravo! I love them :)


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