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Land art is easy and fun and can be done by anyone. Basically it involves making sculptures and art from things you might find in nature, such as pebbles, rocks, twigs, sand, pine cones, shells, seed heads, leaves. These things can be made into mandalas, spirals, shapes, animals, or patterns…. the possibilities are endless. Creating …

How to Create Epic Land Art With Your Kids

Have you tried making Land Art? Kids love this activity. How to Create Land Art - Rediscovered Families Should you love arts and crafts you actually will appreciate this site!

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Every child decorates a stone and then adds a weatherproofing varnish. What an amazingly welcoming display! School counselors - could make it a great lesson on diversity & add stones to our school garden

21 ways to create art with nature! Fun outdoor and nature based activities for kids

Nature art for kids

Fantastic STEAM for Botany! 21 ways to create art with nature! Fun outdoor and nature based activities for kids

Nature Art for children

Richard Shilling on Land Art for Kids

Richard Shilling on Land Art for Kids what a great idea for outside leaf/nature sculptures. make sure to watch an andy goldsworthy documentary too! Should you appreciate arts and crafts you really will really like this site!

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mandala Finding different materials in nature and making art. I think this idea is a good way for children to find out how different materials interact with each other.

Alternative schooling such as this are using nature and the great outdoors to further our children's learning and social interactions in profound ways!

This forest Kindergarten created a Solstice Spiral made out of painted rocks; from Forest Kindergarten Teacher Network.

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Nature Mandala ~ Take your storytime kids on a nature walk and build a collage out of what you find! Maybe try this as an excursion. Or collect heaps of things from nature, hide them around the room and go on a treasure hunt

Wild Art is quite simply creating art or craft from the materials found in a natural environment. Making forest faces is one of the simplest and most enjoyable activities that can be done in a woodland setting.

Creating Wild Art: Forest Faces

Creating Wild Art: Forest Faces, Mud Monsters, whatever you want to call them! A cute nature craft to personalize your backyard.