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ArtBar Specials

Virtual art-making projects

Get ready to create, Kidspace is releasing virtual ArtBar Specials each day next week, December 28 through January 1. Ring in the new year while making new art projects each day (plus an old ArtBar Box favorite!). Take a look below, can you guess the artwork from the clue and materials lists?

Check back each morning at 10am, December 28 through January 1, for the big reveal! Each project will have an instructional video and a downloadable pdf.

MONDAY - VIEWFINDER LANDSCAPE COLLAGE
What do you see?

Click here for downloadable instructions on how to do this at home.

Materials:

  • Cellophane (often purchased as gift wrap)
  • 8 popsicle sticks
  • Pencil
  • Paper
  • Scissors
  • Glue

 

Inspired by Blane De St. Croix: How to Move a Landscape

TUESDAY - CONSTELLATION CREATIONS
Blast off into the galaxy!

Click here for downloadable instructions on how to do this at home.

Materials:

  • Materials:
  • Black paper
  • White paint
  • Paintbrush or toothbrush
  • Oil pastels
  • Ruler
  • Shiny paper
  • Glue stick
  • Scissors

Inspired by Spencer Finch: Cosmic Latte

WEDNESDAY - TISSUE PAPER PIÑATA PAINTINGS
WARNING: does not contain candy.

Click here for downloadable instructions on how to do this at home.

Materials:

  • Tissue paper
  • Glue stick
  • Scissors
  • Pencil
  • Paper, canvas, or cardboard

Inspired by Kissing through a Curtain.

THURSDAY - UPSIDE-DOWN TREES
Throwback Thursday

Click here for downloadable instructions on how to do this at home.

Materials:

  • Cork
  • Wire
  • Beads
  • Pipe Cleaners
  • Scissors

Inspired by Natalie Jeremijenko: Tree Logic.

FRIDAY - MARSHMALLOW + TOOTHPICK SCULPTURES
Get your bling on.

Click here for downloadable instructions on how to do this at home.

Materials:

  • Marshmallows (mini-marshmallows will work best!)
  • Toothpicks

Inspired by Martin Puyear: Big Bling

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