Hands on Crafts For Kids is the resource for kids craft projects and instructions for kids 6-12 and parents, teachers and other group leaders. It includes school and curriculum based projects,  multi cultural projects, and every day, holiday and seasonal ideas.

It is  the online home of the public television program Hands On Crafts for Kids.

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Franz Spohn is joined by his son to make a fishing game.

Hosts:Nationally recognized artist Franz Spohn shares imaginative art tips and techniques!

Always cover your work surface with a mat or some type of protective covering like wax paper or plastic.


Age Range: 7 to 12

Grade Range: 2 to 6

Skill Level: Easy

Appropriate for These Special Events:
Every Day and Rainy Days

Supports Subject Areas of:
Social Studies
Language Arts – e.g. step by step instructions
Visual Arts

Time needed for project:
1 hour

Fishing game
Technique:  Illustrate your own fish using different art mediums to create a fun fishing game!

Faber-Castell® Connector Pens
Faber-Castell® Colored Pencils
Faber-Castell® Gel Crayons
Canson® Bristol Board
Paper Clips

Design your fish using Connector Pens, you can even create anything that you might “accidentally” fish out with your fishing hook.  You can add color with Gel Sticks and Colored Pencils are great for making detailed scales.  Cut out your sea dwellers and attach a paperclip and value sticker.  Create your fishing pole by tying a piece of string to a stick and then adding a magnet to the end of the string. 
Now… Go Fish!


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