Dinosaur Fossils

I have been doing some art booths at a local farmer's market with hands on crafts for the kids. I was browsing the internet trying to figure out an all ages activity and came across this post on how to make Dinosaur Fossils.

Now for our purposes I changed things a little bit.

First I used air dry clay. You can find the recipe here.

Second, instead of rolling out the dough and using a cookie cutter technique, I had the kids roll the dough into a ball, and then flatten out like you would a cookie using a piece of aluminum foil so they could transport it home while it was still drying:

From there we followed the rest of the directions. Imprint the clay with foliage and then the dinosaur.

And the final outcome:

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