For your next art project with the children, try Making Colorful Scratchy Paper. This black paper needs to be scratched with a metal stick of some sort in order to reveal a colorful design underneath. The children absolutely adore this project, as they are usually fond of mysteries, secrets and special, hidden things.
Make Colorful Scratchy Paper
Cover the paper with crayon art. Cover the crayon art with India ink. Allow to dry and then scratch off.