Painting

Painting projects for kids- these can be projects using any type of paint, but I focus mostly on watercolor and acrylic paint.

6-9 year olds

Watercolor Collage Project For You to Just …

Watercolor can be intimidating when you’re not sure how to use it, and you’re envisioning creating a muddy mess on wrinkled paper. This approach to watercolor gives you the freedom to quickly splosh it around on a bunch of different…

6-9 year olds

Giant Process Art for Tweens

Little kids aren’t the only weirdos who like to make process art. Big kids are all about getting messy, playing with paint, pushing art materials across a surface, and not worrying about the outcome. After all, they’re at the age where they…

6-9 year olds

25 Acrylic Painting Techniques To Try With Kids

  Exploring acrylic painting techniques is a wonderful way to get used to the medium. Any time you play with an art material, you become more comfortable with it and you will approach future projects with confidence. Plus it’s just really, really…

6-9 year olds

Watercolor Resist 3 Ways

It should not come as a surprise that I love watercolor projects. Watercolor is an amazing paint for kids and adults to pick up easily and experiment with and get really cool results. It dries quickly so you don’t have…

Art For Teens and Adults

Pimp Your Sketchbook Cover

Starting a new sketchbook is like having a baby. You want to make your mark on it, and jump in and see what it’s all about, but you don’t want to overwhelm it and smother it in your impatience to…