This time is hard for everyone. Despite the difficulties we wish health for everyone.

 

To keep the good spirit we offer these artistic activities at home for both children and adults.

 

Let's appreciate the richness of diversity! Let's learn together!

Rainbow hunting

 

• TECHNIQUE used: Watercolor

• CULTURE VISITED: Urban

• VALUES: Solidarity, Empathy, Hope, Enthusiasm

• SKILLS: Drawing / Experimenting

• DURATION: About 30 min.

• MATERIAL:

Cardboard

Food coloring

Brush

Small glasses

Scissors

 

 

 

Ça va bien aller !

 

• TECHNIQUE used: Monotype

• CULTURE VISITED: Urban

• VALUES: Solidarity, Empathy, Hope, Enthusiasm

• SKILLS: Drawing / Experimenting

• DURATION: About 30 min.

• MATERIAL:

Washable felts

Cartridge paper

Water container 

Water

Recovered expanded polystyrene / styrofoam sheets

Towel

Socks

Puck

 

Cardinal in the snow!

 

• TECHNIQUE used: Mosaic

• CULTURE: Natural sciences

• VALUES: Nature, Curiosity, Discovery, Preservation, Science

• SKILLS: Observe / Experiment, Fine motor skills

• DURATION: About 30 min.

• MATERIAL:

Tissue paper

1 part flour

1 part water

Brush

Scissors

 

Inukshuk at home!

 

• TECHNIQUE used: Salt paste

• CULTURE VISITED: Inuit

• VALUES: Cooperation, Community, Solidarity

• SKILLS: Balance, fine motor skills

• DURATION: About 30 min.

• MATERIAL:

Food colors

2 parts of flour

1 part of salt

1 part of water

Toothpick

 

Easter, an egg of hope!

 

• TECHNIQUE used: dyed with natural pigments.

• CULTURE VISITED: Eastern Europe

• VALUES: Hope,   Reflection, Discovery, Patience, Science

• SKILLS: Experiment, Fine motor skills

• DURATION: About 48 hrs.

• MATERIAL:

Perforated eggs

Red cabbage, avocado, onion, spinach,

beet, turmeric.

Textures (feathers, leaves ...)

Stockings

Bag of garlic (or vegetables)

Elastics or wire

Adhesive tape

Scissors

Cauldron

Wool girl

Glass jars

Personalized shoe challenge

 

• TECHNIQUE used: Illustration

• CULTURE VISITED: Urban

• VALUES: Discovery, creativity, playfulness

• SKILLS: drawing / experimenting

• DURATION: approximately 45 min.

• MATERIAL:

Acrylic paint markers

Pencil

Eraser

Paper

Scissors

Computer

Internet

 

Recycled keychain

• TECHNIQUE used: Illustration

• CULTURE VISITED: Urban

• VALUES: Adaptability, creativity

• SKILLS: drawing / experimenting

• DURATION: approximately 30 min.

• MATERIAL: Acrylic paint markers

Germinator for Mother Earth

 

• TECHNIQUE used: Papier-mâché

• CULTURE VISITED: Universal

• VALUES: Gratitude, Empathy

• SKILLS: drawing / modeling / collage / observing

• DURATION: approximately 1h 30 min.

• MATERIAL:

Paper bag

Content Tetra Pak

Toilet paper rolls

Various seeds

Woolen thread

Scissors

1 part cornstarch

1 part water

1 part glue

1 container

Earth

Cauldron

Brush

Teaspoon (or stick)

Koinobori

 

• TECHNIQUE used: Paper construction, collage

• CULTURE VISITED: Japanese

• VALUES: Courage, Perseverance, Patience

• SKILLS: Drawing, Experimenting, Fine motor skills

• DURATION: About 30 min.

• MATERIAL:

Paper bag

Journals

Rope

Adhesive tape

Scissors

Glue

Felt pencils

Wax crayons

Food coloring

Brush

Glass

 

Saint-Jean in flight!

 

• TECHNIQUE used: Cardboard construction (mobile)

• CULTURE VISITED: Quebec

• VALUES: Gratitude, Empathy

• SKILLS: drawing / modeling / collage / observing

• DURATION: approximately 70 min.

• MATERIAL:

Cardboard

Scissors

Paint brushes

Pencil

Glue

Thread and needle (plastic)

Barrette

Paper clips

Embroidery threads

Acrylic paints

Felt pencils

Two books (the same size)

A round object

2 twist fasteners

1 branch

Project funded under the Montreal Cultural Development Agreement between the City of Montreal and the Government of Quebec

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