Use cotton balls as your paintbrush to create a koala masterpiece.
What You Need
- Sheet of green construction paper
- Shallow container for paint
- Cotton balls
- Cotton swabs
- Small piece of black fun foam
- Black and white paint
- Koala pattern
- 2 black mini pom-poms
What You Do
- Download and Print the Pattern
Download and print the koala pattern.
- Draw Koala
Use the pattern to draw the koala outline on the construction paper.
- Make Paint
Put 2 teaspoons of black paint and 2 teaspoons of white paint in a container. (Do not mix the paint.)
- Paint Koala
Use cotton balls as paint brushes. Dab a little at a time to get a fuzzy gray color. Use the cotton swabs to spread the paint on the koala’s ears. Set aside to dry.
- Add Nose and Eyes
Cut an oval-shaped nose out of fun foam. Glue on the nose and then add pom-poms for eyes.
- Use Markers to Color the Tree Branch