Make a mess and make art too with this fun marble splatter painting activity from Green Kid Crafts! The finished craft looks like fireworks so this is a perfect 4th of July project.

4th of July Crafts - Voices from the Ville


Supplies: Red, white and blue paint; egg carton; marble for each color; large piece of white paper; box

Step 1: Place paper in bottom of box. Put a small amount of paint into egg carton.

Step 2: Put marbles in paint and roll around. Drop paint covered marbles into the box with the sheet and roll around to create fireworks.

Step 3:  Keep going until you feel it’s finished!

4th of July Crafts - Voices from the Ville


Have a great 4th of July!

Image Source:// All Author’s Own

Penny Bauder

Penny Bauder


As an environmental scientist and a working mother of two, Penny Bauder saw a need for a convenient solution that would allow families to spend quality time together enjoying fun activities that brought them closer to each other and also closer to nature. So, in 2010, Green Kid Crafts was officially born. Green Kid Crafts is an eco-friendly company that provides creative activities to do with kids through their eco-friendly arts, crafts, and science boxes. Green Kid Crafts is carbon neutral, Green America Approved, and a member of 1% for the Planet – pledging to donate a portion of every sale to environmental charities.