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    Looking for easy art activity that Unleash seniors creative spirit with minimal efforts? Then look no further and Join us for a delightful session of creativity, laughter, and companionship! Transforming an ordinary rock into a charming pet rock cactus by adding vibrant colors, expressive googly eyes, and placing it in a mini pot.

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    Materials Needed:

    • Smooth rocks
    • Acrylic paints (green, brown, assorted colors)
    • Paintbrushes
    • Googly eyes
    • Small flower pots
    • Potting soil or decorative rocks
    • Craft glue

    Step-by-Step Guide:

    Step 1: Paint Your Cactus

    1. Choose a rock and paint it entirely with green acrylic paint. Let it dry.
    2. Use white paint to add patterns and spikes to your cactus rock. Allow it to dry completely.

    Step 2: Bring Your Cactus to Life

    1. Apply glue to googly eyes and place them on the cactus where you like.
    2. Let the glue dry to secure the eyes in place.

    Step 3: Pot and Personalize

    1. Fill a small pot with potting soil or decorative rocks.
    2. Press your cactus rock into the pot and secure it with a bit of glue.
    3. Add your personal touch by drawing a smile or adding decorative pebbles around the cactus.

    Feel free to watch these easy instructional video

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