5 fun activities to do outdoors this weekend

Autumn and Spring (depending on where you are in the world) offer infinite possibilities for creative exploration with nature; fallen leaves morph into meaningful works of art, fallen branches make great dens to hide in or little companions to play with….Here are a few simple nature-based art activities that you and your family/ students of all ages can have fun with outdoors.

Leaf Crowns

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Why not make little leaf crowns for your dolls and teddies.

Adults love to lose themselves in the “magic” of nature too!

Build a Den or a Fairy Home

“Creating secret forts, dens, hideouts, and playhouses isn’t just any random kind of play. It’s a universal drive that’s rooted in kids’ healthy development”– David Sobel

Here is a FREE PDF BOOKLET full of inspirational ideas: BUILD A DEN AND FAIRY HOME BOOKLET

Leaf Play

Leaf play can be anything from making up stories : WE ARE ALL STORYTELLERS

…to helping you to embrace change:  LETTING GO

Make A Stick Person

Watch the video: Storytelling with Nature: STICK PEOPLE

Create Land Art – A Mandala

Or Leaf Land Art…

Or create a land art animal – watch video here:

Or Simply… Just Be

Nature has a magical way of making us feel happier! Hope this has inspired you to play in nature this weekend, with love and gratitude, Marghanita x

If you would like to receive a copy of the Leaf Crown PDF Tutorial please leave a message below.

Our Little Stick People Booklet can be purchase here: Storytelling with Nature: STICK PEOPLE

 

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  1. Absolutely beautiful photos and activities, thanks for sharing. I would love a off of the leaf crown tutorial! Thanks!

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