Art Projects for Everyone

Looking for art project ideas for you and your family? Here are some creative jumping-off points for anyone to dive into. Most of these projects will use materials that can often be found at home. We can guarantee you that “Art Finds A Way!” If you don’t have the exact materials listed, there are often even better as-yet-undiscovered substitutions to be found out there. Work with what you have and you may accidentally come across an even better way of making. “Necessity is the mother of invention!”

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Foil Painting

Using different surfaces is a great exercise for learning new techniques and provides opportunities to use untraditional materials to create beautiful work on a simple everyday material.

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Minecraft Selfies

With some graph paper and a little bit of math you can make your very own Minecraft Selfie!

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Leaf Prints

Try your hand at printmaking with this fun activity! It only takes three materials to create vibrant prints of your own.

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Glue Monsters

This is a great project that combines art and science for kids to create their own slimy monsters!

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