Car Wash + Toy Truck Painting, Part 2

We did toy truck painting last summer as one of our first-ever projects, but I wanted to do it again now that Love Bug is obsessed with trucks. And Sweet Pea was help out too.

I taped down a big sheet of paper in the garage and put out some paint and a few different types of toy trucks. They rolled the wheels in the paint and then rolled the trucks across the paper. It’s really easy and fun.

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Except that Sweet Pea ended up covered in paint and needed a bath. It washes off so easily but it’s still a little difficult and I’m still not sure if the fun is worth the mess for him.

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Our finished project, which I love:

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I did this again with just Love Bug a few days later and afterwards we decided to do a “car wash,” where we put the trucks in a big container of water to wash off the paint. He loves playing with water and got a kick out of this idea.

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About Kelly

I'm a stay-at-home mom to two boys and a girl. My Love Bug is 4 and has been doing art projects since just after turning 2. My Sweet Pea is 2 and tries to do everything his brother does. Little Flower is 4 months and has no idea of all the fun she has ahead of her.
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