Making Festive Stars on Your Lawn

Easy and fun way to make your house festive for the 4th of July and a fun project for the kids! What you will need:

  • A large piece of cardboard -The top of a pizza box works well!
  • Scissors
  • Spray bottle with water
  • Flour
  • Sifter

Step 1: Find a piece of cardboard and cut a big star to make your stencil.

Step 2: Fill your spray bottle with water. Then squirt the grass star with water thru your stencil.

Audrey making star 1

Step 3: Once the grass is wet (with some extra help from the older kids :)), use a flour sifter and sift flour thru the stencil onto the grass. And carefully lift the stencil from the grass once you have covered it in flour.

Audrey making star 2

And, there you go! A garden filled with festive stars!

Audrey making stars 3

Happy 4th of July from our family to yours!