What you'll need

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    Colour card

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    Pencil and scissors

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    Plastic food bag (with seal)

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    Red, green and yellow poster paint

Step 1

Draw a leaf onto the paper, and cut out carefully to leave a leaf frame.

Step 2

Carefully place dots of the paint into plastic food bag and seal.

Step 3

Tape the bag down onto the table. Place the leaf frame onto the bag and tape down.

Step 4

Move the paint around the bag - creating swirls and mixing colours.

Step 5

Take the tape off the worktop, and tape the bag to the back of the leaf frame to keep your picture.

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