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Mystery Messages

Hey gardeners today we've got a surprise craft with Gardener Kelsey! We are making Colorful Crayon Mystery Messages, can you guess what ours will say...if you guessed Pull Your Weeds you are correct! We love this activity because it requires very few materials and gardeners of all ages can enjoy it! It's also fun for a rainy day craft.

Scroll down to read benefits of this craft and scroll all the way down to download your Gardening Tool Badge!


This Activity Has Gardener Roots In:

  • Requires few materials! All you need are crayons and paper!

  • Encourages gardeners to think ahead - this craft is all about layers!

  • Will keep your gardeners occupied! Once they reveal the magic base layer, they will surely want to make another and another!

  • Screen -Free Fun!


Hey gardeners, did you do make a Colorful Crayon Mystery Messages with Gardener Kelsey? If so, congratulations, you just earned yourself the 'Mystery Messages' Gardening Tool Badge'!

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