Art Activities for Kids
Kids' art activities for home and school.
String painting is such a fun and EASY way to create beautiful artwork! It's amazing to see the beautiful designs you can create with a simple piece of string or yarn. This kid-friendly technique uses liquid watercolours or ink and regular printer paper. Such a great art idea for both adults and kids!
These 13 art prompts for kids will inspire their art-making and creativity differently than a blank piece of paper. This list includes drawing prompts, art games, printables, and other fun ideas. #kidsart #artsandcrafts #kidsactivities #artforkids #drawingforkids #drawing #paintingforkids via @The Artful Parent
Introducing #artisttradingcards to my students this week as an activity for students who finish their work early! They're like baseball or Pokémon cards. Except we're trading and collecting our art! 1. Make One 2. Take One 3. Leave One!#artteachersofinstagram #arted #elementaryart
Abstract self portraits inspired by @tadcarpenter's cover art for Wonder. Fifth graders drew their face and hair. Traced with bold lines and colored the hair in like a silhouette. They spent two Class days exploring three different paint materials/techniques, and creating word lists and practice word clouds They explored @kwikstixpaint, #jackricheson neon tempera cakes, and wet-on-wet liquid watercolors with salt. They selected their own technique and design and painted their faces and ears. The
Children can create beautiful silhouettes with cut out shapes from magazines, or create their own! Lay the cut out on a piece of paper (or use a small bit of gluestick to prevent movement) Paint over the shape with watercolors, rub with crayons, or smudge with pastels- when the cut out is removed, a beautiful silhouette remains. A great art project for animal studies or for learning about shadows and light!
These watercolor painting ideas will inspire you and your kids to create and have fun! There are so many creative ideas for kids of all ages, you are sure to find one (or more!) that your kids will want to try. Click through to find ideas for kids of all ages, process art ideas, easy watercolor projects for preschoolers and beautiful holiday and seasonal watercolor projects. #watercolorpainting #artprojectsforkids #paintingideas #projectswithkids