We read this sweet little color mixing book called “Mouse Paint” by Ellen Stoll Walsh. It was a great lead in to a color mixing stART project!

What’s stART? Simply put: A Story + Art = A Great stART!

image[3] For the art portion of this project we made a painted mouse color wheel.

mousepaintsheetClick here to download the Mouse Paint ART Sheet

First we read the story, its super cute, and easy to read as well.


Next we got our colors ready and since I have 3 kids doing this, each one mixed a color combo:


Next we painted, starting with the primary colored mice, then the secondary colored mice in between.

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And voila, we have a mouse color wheel!


If you haven’t gotten involved yet, Visit A Mommy’s Adventures for more info! Each Thursday Michelle puts up her stART project for everyone to link up to and share ideas.

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