Blue's Clues Art Clips

Blue's Clues Art Clips

Create a gallery of your child's artwork. This simple craft takes only minutes to make with clothespins and our printable Blue's Clue's decorations.

Look for clues with Blue, weekdays on Nick Jr.Look for clues with Blue, weekdays on Nick Jr.

Blue's Clues Art Clips

Craft Features

Allow for Dry Time
You'll need to allow extra time for glue or paint to dry.
Lots for Kids to Do
This craft has plenty of steps kids can do, like tracing, coloring, decorating, and cutting with safety scissors.

Developmental Skills

Create with Us
Create with us skills involve self-expression, experimentation, and imagination through visual arts (like painting and sculpting), dramatic play, cooking, and dance.
Ages: 3-5

Materials

Tip: For a miniature version of this craft, use miniature clothespins, available at crafts supply stores.

Directions

  1. Step 1: Print and cut out the shapes

    Cut out all the shapes from the Blue's Clues Art Clips printable. (Print on card stock or laminate the paper cut-outs for longer durability.)

  2. Step 2: Make the art clips

    Glue one shape to one side of a clothespin. Make as many art clips as you need.

  3. Step 3: Display the artwork

    Find a place around the house where you want to hang the artwork. <br><br>Secure a ribbon between two spots by tying either end of the ribbon to a steady object. Or use pushpins to secure the ribbon on a flat surface. <br><br>Hang the clips on the ribbon and let Blue and her friends grip the artwork for you!

  4. Craft Variation: Blue's Clues Art Magnets

    Affix a piece of magnetic tape to the other side of the finished art clips. <br><br> Place the magnetic art clips on a refrigerator or a display board, and Blue and her pals will be in position to present your little ones' artwork!

Tip: When hanging, keep the line taut. This will prevent the artwork from weighing it down.
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