Make a Reindeer Wire Sculpture
Rudolph the Red Nosed Reindeer is a favorite holiday story for the young and old alike! Help your child create long-lasting Christmas memories with this charming sculpture activity. Your young learner will work with wire, learn about line and form, and mold with clay as he models this life like reindeer sculpture.
This reindeer wire sculpture will not only help your child learn about artistic concepts and processes, but will also develop valuable skills such as problem solving, creative thinking, and spatial awareness. Try this activity as it is, or translate it into a more abstract art project.
What You Need:
- Thin gauge wire (can be purchased at most local art or craft stores)
- Wire cutters or pliers
- Square wooden block (or other strong base structure)
- Modeling clay
- Paint and brush (optional)