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Creating Summer Fun with Kaleidoscopes

Are your youngsters beginning to feel restless? Perhaps the summer heat and the break from school have collided in a chorus of, “I’m bored!” Sometimes a few unique toys and gadgets can alleviate summer boredom through productive activities. Kaleidoscopes for kids are captivating and fun, and a little bit of creative thought will provide you with some engaging options to keep their attention focused on those days that demand solutions.

There are many types of kaleidoscopes for kids, ranging from inexpensive models to elaborate designs. You don’t have to spend a fortune to find a great kaleidoscope model for your youngsters. You’ll appreciate the variety of fun themes, such as Fourth of July for the summer months. Exploration time is essential for enabling your children to get a feel for how a kaleidoscope operates. They can spend a lot of time being fascinated by the amazing changes that take place with minor adjustments.

Complement their exploration time with special activities and challenges. Consider trying to capture digital images of the designs inside the gadget. Have the children draw their favorite patterns. Make kaleidoscope cupcakes. Look for DIY projects for making a kaleidoscope from scratch. The possibilities are endless!

Enjoy Summer With A Rainbow of Colorful Quotes

Spring is here, and summer is right around the corner. In celebration of these colorful seasons we’ve decided to give you some quotes that display the true essence of spring, summer and color. So lie back in the lush green grass, and enjoy looking through your kaleidoscope as you recall these wonderful quotes about color.

Lay back in the grass, and view the beautiful colors of summer through the lens of your kaleidoscope!

Lay back in the grass, and view the beautiful colors of summer through the lens of your kaleidoscope!

“Red is the first color of spring. It’s the real color of rebirth, of beginning.” – Ally Condie

“Red is the ultimate cure for sadness.” – Bill Blass

“Orange is the happiest color.” – Frank Sinatra

“Orange is red brought nearer to humanity by yellow.” – Wassily Kandinsky

“How wonderful yellow is. It stands for the sun.” Vincent Van Gogh

“Green is the prime color of the world, and that from which its loveliness arises.” – Pedro Calderon de la Barca

“When you’re green, you’re growing. When you’re ripe, you rot.” – Ray Kroc

“Blue color is everlastingly appointed by the deity to be a source of delight.” – John Ruskin

“There is no blue without yellow and without orange.” – Vincent Van Gogh

“Oh, I love red. I’m very loyal to my colors. I love violet.” – Elizabeth Taylor

“Violet has the shortest wavelength of the spectrum. Behind it, the invisible ultraviolet. Roses are Red, Violets are Blue. Poor violet, violated for a rhyme.” –Derek Jarman

What are some of your favorite colorful quotes? Let us know with a comment.