Stained Glass Pictures

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Hang these beautiful “stained glass” pictures in your window! A beautiful, easy craft that kids will love to make.

What You’ll Need:
*Dragonfly template (see attachment below)
*Scissors or utility knife
*Glue
*Tissue paper, various colors

Preparation:
*Print out our dragonfly template, or create your own. We recommend printing on a heavier card stock paper, if possible.
*Using scissors or utility knife, cut OUT all white areas and around outer black square.

Activity:
*Have your children tear or cut tissue paper in small pieces.
*Glue tissue paper to the back side of the template.
*Once the glue is dry, turn over and hang on a window to let the light shine through the “glass.”

Suggested Resources:
http://www.sgcollage.com : A neat way of creating a stained glass image with photos
http://www.stainedglasspatterns.com -- Free stained glass patters. You can use them for this craft or for making REAL stained glass!

This activity can be found in the Arts & Crafts section of our site.

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