You will need:
- Empty plastic bottles (we used one liter, two liter and pint bottles)
- Tempera paint
- Large white paper
- Green construction paper
I squirted 4 colors of paint on a tray (you could use less or more, but my girls sometimes get overwhelmed with too many choices).
I showed the kids how they could hold a bottle and dip it in the paint so that the bottom of the bottle would get thoroughly coated. Then we pressed the bottles onto the paper to make our flower imprints. I liked that I used the different bottles because each one had a different bottom which resulted in a nice variety of flowers.
They did many, many prints and I almost ran out of places to put all the drying pictures. Here are a few examples: