This activity is an art project children will explore texture, mix materials and work on fine motor skills. It is also related to science, physical, and math. ART 18. Explore a variety of age-appropriate materials and media to create two and three-dimensional artwork. *Use a variety of painting techniques and tools (e.g., various size brushes, sponges, cotton balls, Q-tips, fingerpainting, printing with found objects such as sponges, corks).