Tanya's DIY Sensory Board for Kids

Help aid your child’s brain development by creating a DIY Sensory Board!


  • Wood Board
  • Sandpaper
  • Paint
  • Painter's Tape
  • Glue
  • Sensory items like Locks, Feathers, Puff Paint, Ribbon and String


  1. Cut wood board to desired size
  2. Sand edges until smooth
  3. Paint wood board and let dry overnight
  4. Use painter's tape to paint stripes if desired and then let dry overnight
  5. Attach sensory items
  6. Make sure all items are properly secured in place to prevent safety issues
Do It Yourself Sensory Board - Home & Family

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