Creative Arts Area and Gallery for Kids

Make a creative art space and art gallery in your home or classroom for independent art explorations and for a place that the kids can call their own!Set up a creative arts area for kids

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Winter Sunset Silhouette Art

Make some  winter silhouette paintings using mixed media to create a beautiful, atmospheric result!Winter sunset silhouette art work

With the bare winter trees all around us still, and the houses and buildings falling into silhouettes at the early mid afternoon sunsets, the children have seen lots of beautiful orange and

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Mixing Textures into Paint

Set up an investigative art experiment mixing textures into paint to see what effect each one creates! A lovely hands-on, multi-sensory art activity for everyone to enjoy.Mixing textures into paints

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Rock and Roll Painting with Conkers

Have fun with an active painting activity using conkers or chestnuts to rock and roll over the paper! Lots of fun and produces beautiful, abstract art for framing or turning into cards, wrapping paper or collage material for future projects. Conker or chestnut rolling art

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Coloured Salt Dough Leaf Impressions

Make some salt dough leaf print models and colour them to add an extra stage to the creative process! These are so simple to make using everyday ingredients and all members of the family can get involved and make their own special leaf keepsakes.

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