scrumdilly-do has tons of wonderful open-ended art ideas for little ones and straw painting is just one of them! Try experimenting with color mixing by giving only two colors and see what happens when they run together.
Doesn't this look yummy?! All Dressed In Blue talks you through a simple recipe made with refrigerator biscuits - perfect for letting little ones join in the cooking or letting the older ones give it a try on their own.
This is such a great activity for all ages - even older kids, though they may not want to admit it! Claire has a wonderful how-to, suggestions and downloadable patterns at Kiddley. Print them out now to have them ready for a last minute activity :)