Join Jill Anderson, our artist-educator, for some creative activities to do at home with your kids. These activities require basic materials you should already have in the house!
If your kids enjoy our Young at Art sessions or school holiday workshops - they should love these!
Create a cute pet
Create a cute pet using newspaper, paper, scissors and glue. Ages 5+
Create a cute pet from MPRG on Vimeo.
Material mache bowl
Make a beautiful material mache bowl using scraps of old fabric and homemade glue. Watch our how to make glue video before commencing the bowl. You'll need flour and water to make the glue: https://vimeo.com/402128392 Ages 8+
Make a 3-legged stick creature
Make an interesting sculpture out of sticks. You will need sticks from the garden, twine, scissors, glue, scraps of fabric or coloured paper (magazines or wrapping paper). Ages 8+
You can also check out these online resources:
ABC Education - Visual Arts
Museum of Contemporary Art, Sydney - Guan Wei
TATE street art