Arts-n-Crafts
 ::  Men Women Alzheimer Low Function
Wall Collages
Description : -To provide each resident who is bed bound or refuses to come out of there room with a collage based on their interests such as baseball, basketball, soccer, horses, flowers, or birds by Mary Jo Frank.
Materials :

  • Glue sticks
  • Scissors
  • Wallpaper (2ftx2ft sheet)
  • Magazines
  • 8x10 Colored construction paper
  • Instructions :

  • Each resident is to help identify their interests and help tear out pictures that they would like in their room.
  • Then they can pick out the color of paper they would like for the background.
  • Have the residents glue with the glue stick if they are able to do so.
  • Start the collage by placing the wallpaper on the wall and placing the colored construction paper on the wallpaper, altering every other color so it has a checker board effect.
  • The themed pictures can then be pasted on the paper.
  • The collages should be about 2 ft X 2 ft.
  • Place the collage on a wall where the resident can see it from their bed.
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