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Se7en and a Salvador Dali Celebration…

May 15th, 2010 · 17 Comments

It was Salvador Dali’s Birthday this week, so we had to celebrate with a couple of projects:

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And before we get going with the projects here are some fun links:

Here are our projects:

  1. Dripping Utensils
  2. Long-Legged Beasties
  3. Colorful Collage Clocks
  1. Dripping Utensils:

    This is the picture, “Undersea Pizza Slicers…” that got us celebrating:

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    A lot of drawing has been going on around our house just lately and we took a turn with the kitchen utensils:

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    Once we had our drawings done we used watercolor crayons and then painted some bright fun utensils…

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    And we were done – some dripping utensils.

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  2. Long-Legged Beasts:
  3. We Began with plain old plasticiene…

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    And then we made literally hundreds of tiny legless beasts:

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    And with the help of toothpicks:

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    Our beasts got legs:

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    And we were done:

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  4. Colorful Collage Clocks:
  5. We were gifted with blow markers – ages ago and a very rainy week seemed like the right time to try them… paper-plates were colored:

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    Then with a whole heap of little magazine pictures we collaged away:

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    Finally some card clock hands were added with split pins:

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    And we were done…

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    Nobody really wanted to fold theirs!!!

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And a day of Dali wouldn’t be right without a couple of books to drool over:

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That’s us, apart from a Salvador pizza for supper:

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Have Fun!!!

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