Gadget Printing

What to do:

  1. Place a thin layer of paint in the bottom of a foam meat tray.
  2. Have children dip a variety of gadgets into paint and then make a print on a piece of paper.
  3. Gadget items might include gears, toy car wheels, nuts and bolts, corks, sponges, wood scraps, foam hair rollers, rolled cardboard, etc.


  • Print on wax paper to make interesting sun catchers.