Messages Everywhere

Let’s find letters, numbers, symbols and words repeating around us and shape them into a positive message using a collage technique!


  • Scissors
  • Glue stick or white glue
  • Tape – masking and packing tape
  • Pencil
  • Ruler
  • Ballpoint pen
  • 3–5 corrugated box cardboard, square pieces approx. 3 x 3”
  • 2 Sheets of Craft foam or Styrofoam (cut out of the flat part of a tray, take-out box or plate) – 4 x 6” rectangle (or larger) or a 4–6” circle
  • Stamp pad or a tray with a bit of paint on a sponge to make your own stamp pad
  • Paper all 8.5 x 11” or similar:
    • 8 Sheets colourful construction paper or cardstock
    • 2 Sheets white drawing or copy paper
    • Magazines, flyers, newspaper etc. – for cutting out letters and symbols
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