If you have ever tried your hand at block printing, you know that some of the tools you have to use to carve the desired design into the block can be dangerous for kids to use. This tutorial has some wonderful suggestions for how you can show your kids how to do block printing without having to worry about using any sharp instruments. You can teach the kids how to ‘carve’ designs into a styrofoam tray using a pen. The pen will make deep grooves in the styrofoam and these grooves will be what shows up as the design once printed.
Learn how to do this simple Block Printing with Kids.
By Sherri Osborn