Last week in the Studio, all PK friends learned how to make seed balls! Friends had so much fun getting messy while rolling air dry clay in soil and wildflower seeds. Once they dry, you can dig a little hole in the ground, plant and water them, and wildflowers will grow!
Drew: The clay is turning into a seed ball. It’s transforming like a Power Ranger.
Luca: I didn’t even know planting a rainbow was real. I didn’t know we could do it with clay.
Julian: Clay is hard to get cutted and flatted.
Alden: You could use your hands as a tool.
Ali: Has this clay been in the refrigerator? It’s so frozen.
Alina: Can these seeds grow banana flowers?
Hope: I hope it grows purple flowers. And pink. I think it will be a rainbow!
Hera: I see dots. They are the little seeds. My seeds are gonna be comfortable, yes they are. Comfortable, so comfortable to grow a rainbow outside.
Kourtney: Mine is gonna grow 24 pounds of flowers.
Africa Grace: The seeds move around on the table when people are hammering. They jump.
Elizabeth: I hope we grow daffodils and carrots.
Anders: I’m going to make tiny spots with my fingers to put the tiny seeds in. And then I’ll bury them.
Gerson: Make sure they are cozy, cozy.
Adele: How is it going to grow into a rainbow? The seeds are all brown!
Christian: Roll the seeds in the clay and fold it like a taco.
Vanessa: The seeds look so cute. Like babies.
Joelle: I hope it grows daffodils and tiger lillies.
Kyrie: Don’t forget to water the seed balls. Then the vegetables can grow!
Anival: I don’t like gardening. My mom said I liked gardening. I said “it’s disgusting.” She said “it’s not disgusting, it’s beautiful.” I like gardening.
Santi: I’m gonna grow a big plant because it’s a big seed ball.
Avery: Is this thing going to grow into a hyacinth? Or a tomato plant?
Mina: Sleep tight, little seeds!
Kate: We take care of you, little seeds.
Julian: Seed balls look like fire rocks. It’s called charcoal.
Amie: We don’t want the seeds to be cold. We need to cover them in the dirt so they stay warm. I want to plant the biggest rainbow in the whole world.
Cesar: I love dirt. And I like worms because they live in dirt and makes the plants grow and be happy.
We will be planting the seed balls at our Garden Market on 5/17 between 9-10 am. Stop . by to help us plant, or take some home for your own garden!