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DIY Activities For Your Junior: Cotton Dabbing

Jesal Mehta    1 min read  Save as PDF
DIY Activities For Your Junior: Cotton Dabbing

Summer holidays need not be boring. You don’t have to resort to screen (ipads/ TV) to keep your child occupied and entertained. Here’s a new creative activity you can make your kido do.

What you need

  • White cartilage paper
  • Scissors
  • 4 different poster colours
  • Plate
  • 4 Cotton pom poms / balls
  • 4 cloth pegs



  1. Cut the white cartilage paper in egg shape or any shape of your choice.
  2. Take the 4 cotton balls and attach them to pegs.



  1. Remove 4 different bright poster colour in a plate.
  2. Dip the cotton balls in different colour.


  1. Dab the cotton balls on egg as shown in the picture.
  2. Can repeat and make as many eggs as you want.


Have you seen Egg Carton Flower and Magic Painting activity? Try them out too.

The activities are conceptualised and done for BabyChakra by Jesal Gandhi, Center Head, Bachpan Playschool (Thane)

Leave your comments below to let us know if you want to see more such fun activities!


You can also view and buy these awesome Children’s Activity Box from Shumee, Pigtales, Podsquad and Brainsmith 


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Comments (2)

Priya Verma

Naiyya Saggi helpful!

6 months ago

Priya Verma

Ashutosh Agrawal check this.

6 months ago