Mixed Media Heart Collage

Description

Using construction paper, tissue, and glitter make these fun heart collages. Great way to introduce mixed media to young children. This was done in 1st grade.

mixed media heart collages
mixed media heart collages
mixed media heart collages
mixed media heart collages

Materials

  • Construction paper

  • Scissors, Craft Scissors

  • Heart Paper punches

  • Tissue paper

  • Glitter

  • Elmer's White Glue and Glue Sticks

Steps

  • Select a large piece of construction paper for the base.
  • Select various pieces of construction paper and tissue.
  • Cut and roll pieces of construction paper.
  • Punch hearts in the construction paper pieces.
  • Cut tissue
  • Lay out your design, decide which layers will be on top. Glue with glue stick or elmers. Use the glue stick for the pieces of tissue paper for best results.
  • When pieces are secure, make hearts with the elmer's glue where the glitter will go. Add glitter, shake excess and let project dry.