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Tissue Paper Portraits

Posted On 31 Jul 2013
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This afternoon the munchkin and I made tissue paper portraits. This is a simple project that only requires a few items you probably have around the house already. The munchkin loved it and thought it was funny to be giving everyone multicolored hair.

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