Pull-Away Pictures

What to do:

  1. Have children cut or tear a shape from construction paper.
  2. Put the shape on another piece of construction paper and hold in place.
  3. Place side of chalk on torn-out shape and pull across edge of shape on construction paper. Repeat around the entire shape.
  4. Lift shape carefully. There will be a chalk outline on the paper.
  5. Spray with hair spray to keep the chalk on the paper.


  • Use a variety of items to make the shape, such as leaves, feathers, cloth, etc.