15 MORE fun Activities with Contact Paper!

Aug 13, 2012

Contact Paper, or sticky-back plastic is a fun, easy, versatile, mess-free and reasonably inexpensive material that can be used for so much more than covering books!

Last week we brought you 15 FUN ways to use contact paper and had such an overwhelming response that we just had to find 15 MORE fun Activities with Contact Paper for you.

Looks like you all love contact paper as much as we do! Here they are.

Cellophane Squares Stained Window
Maddie (3.5) did this quick and easy craft at Preschool.
Make it with a cardboard framed piece of contact paper and cellophane squares.

Flower Art Box

I just loved this stunning project from The Artful Parent.
Have a look at home to make your own Flower Art Box.

Mondrian inspired stained glass window
Be inspired by great artists and make a fabulous

Easy Kaleidoscope
Who would have thought that Contact Paper could be used to make your own awesome
Kaleidoscope? Check out how to make it thanks to The Chocolate Muffin Tree.

Flower Mandala
I love the use of the paper plate frame on these gorgeous
Flower Mandalas made by The Artful Parent.

Sticky Wall Seashore
Toddler Approved went with a seaside theme when
making their fun and hands on Sticky Wall Seashore.

Shamrock Window Decor
Celebrate Saint Patrick's day by making these very cool
Shamrock Window Decors by Hands On as we Grow.

Nature Collage on Texture Table
Carrots are Orange did is a great idea for sensory creativity.

Contact Paper Sand Art
These Contact paper Sand Art cards  from Red Ted Art
 look really great and the process looks like a lot of fun!

Strawberry Shortcake
There is even a free printable Strawberry Shortcake template from 
Mommy With Selective Memory, for you to do this fun contact paper craft with.

Puzzle Pieces on Contact
I love how Your Therapy Source used puzzle pieces 
on contact paper. What a fun idea.

Flower Window Collage
How about making your activity child centred and working with flowers
 to create a beautiful natural flower window collage like Play Dr Mom?

Fall Leaf Garland
I just loved this Fall Leaf Garland that The Chocolate
Muffin Tree Made using contact paper!

Exploring the Seasons
Red Ted Art have done a glorious series of Seasonal Collages
 that would be perfect for exploring the seasons further with children.

Doily Stained Glass Windows
This simple but effective Doily Stained Glass Windows

comes from the Artful Parent and would be amazing at Christmas time!

If you missed our first 15 FUN ways to use Contact Paper post, you can see it HERE

Note: Contact Paper (or Sticky-back paper) comes in a variety of styles and colours. The activities here tend to use clear contact paper. You can buy contact paper anywhere that sells school supplies, office supplies or art/craft supplies. Depending on the time of year, you can often find it even in the supermarket.

Happy playing,
Debs :)

PS: Thank you for your support in helping Learn with Play at home make the Top 25
List. We even tied for first place! Thankyou. :)

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