Shamrock Bubble Painting Bunting

Use this simple painting technique to create this shamrock bunting to decorate your home for St Patrick’s Day.  

Shamrock Bubble Painting Bunting

Skill Level

Easy. Adult supervision needed

Time to Make

20 minutes

Adult Supervision Needed


How to Make

  1. Fill up a cup/container with ¼ of water.
  2. Add 2 big squirts of green paint and a smaller squirt of blue paint to make the green darker.
  3. Add a generous squirt of washing-up liquid and mix together.
  4. Place your straw into the paint mixture and blow to create bubbles.
  5. Place your watercolour paper onto the bubbles and repeat to fill the page.
  6. When the paint is dry, use the template to draw and cut out the shamrock shapes from the green bubble paper.
  7. Punch two holes at the top of the shamrock using a hole punch.
  8. Outline the shamrock shapes with green glitter glue.
  9. When the glitter glue is dry, thread the shamrocks onto green wool to create the bunting.
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Top Tip

You can create dark and light green shamrocks using different shades of green paint.



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