Here is a great art/craft project for your kids. Sculpting from soap is a great way to introduce this art form to kids. The material is easy to work with, and requires no special tools. Along the way, learn about Italian Renaissance artist Michelangelo. Just like Michelangelo, the carving technique used in this project is called subtractive process.
What you’ll need:
Ivory Soap (Bar)
Goldfish Soap Sculpture | Free Lesson Plan
An easy first project is a goldfish. This project can be completed in about in 45 minutes. Get the lesson plan by clicking on the link.