This vibrant ombre cardboard rainbow art is so fun and versatile. You can hang the rainbows as a cheerful decor, or use them as cards and write on the back  They make a great recycled craft activity for St Patrick’s Day or to celebrate International Day of Happiness on March 20 (how cool is this holiday?). Pair these with a rainbow rock to make someone’s day!


Cardboard Rainbow Art – Materials:

Colorful paint & paintbrush
Glue stick


Step 1: With your compass draw a large half circle. Then starting from the same point with your compass make smaller half circles (2 or 3 max). Cut your rainbow.
Step 2: Paint either in the same shade of color or mix them. Let dry. 
Step 3: Now with your colored construction paper cut two cloud shapes. Then glue them on each edge of your rainbow.
Step 4: Turn your rainbow. Cut a small piece of string and tape it to your rainbow.
String these up as a colorful decor or write notes on the back to cheer up someone’s day!
Check out 40+ more Brilliant Rainbow Ideas for Kids and also more fun St. Patrick’s Day Crafts!

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