Teen Summer Craft Kit 3: Tiny Art Show

Bored? Looking for something fun to do this summer? Come grab a craft kit from the library, while supplies last!  Just stop in and ask your librarian to hook you up!

Tiny Art Show

Have you ever wanted to create an abstract masterpiece, but you just don't have the time to paint a huge canvas? Well, you're in luck! Now you can paint your own mini canvas with this kit! Use the examples provided for inspiration, or paint your masterpiece however you like! Have fun and be creative!

Kit includes:

  • 1 paint brush
  • 1 mini canvas & easel
  • paint (various colors)

Materials not included but may be nice to have:

  • tape (for resist art)
  • cotton balls (for smudging or blending)
  • Q-tips or toothpicks (for dot painting)

Get inspired:

Instructions/ How to get started:

Grab your canvas & paints and let your creativity run wild!  Paint a landscape, mini portrait, or something totally abstract. Whatever you create will be unique!

Tips for making:

  • When mixing your paint, start with just a little water - you can always add more to thin it out.
  • If you’re looking to add texture to your piece, plaster of Paris is great; but if you don’t have that Elmer’s school glue works too. You just have to wait for it to dry.