Having a holiday party? This simple garland is a way to get your kids to participate in the set up! Materials White balloons Twine, ribbon etc. Orange permanent marker Black permanent marker Other coloured permanent markers (optional) Clear tape Bowl Smock Directions Have an adult blow up your balloons. Don a smock to protect your clothes. On your balloons, draw a face with marker. To make it easier for younger children, stabilize your balloon in a bowl for drawing. One technique our son taught us for the eyes was to draw a circle, make a cross and then fill in 3/4 of the sections! Add any other details you may like with marker. Tape the twine on top of the snow person’s heads. Hang your garland and enjoy! Purpose Drawing on various surfaces Recognizing symbols associated with different seasons Safety Notes Balloons can be a choking hazard. Be sure that an adult blows them up. Wear a smock to protect your clothing when using permanent markers. Please like & share: Leave a Reply Cancel Reply Your email address will not be published. Name* Email* Website Comment Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email.