Painting Activity: Filling-in a Silhouette of Your Child

Just because you may be stuck in the house due to World events, that won’t stop you from doing fun art activities such as this one!

For Kids Only Academy II in Davie, Florida, did this silhouette tracing and painting activity with their students that you can do with your own child (or children) at home!

Materials Needed for This Painting Activity

To do this activity you will need:

  • A large piece of paper or cardboard
  • A permanent marker
  • Paint (Tempera paint works well)
  • Paintbrushes

How to do this Painting Actiivty

Here are the steps for this fun activity:

Have your child lay down on the large piece of paper/cardboard.

Carefully draw around them with the permanent marker to make a silhouette.

Have your child get up and gather their paint and paint brushes

Fill-in the silhouette with paint however you and your child would like–lines, shapes, whatever works!

Let the paint dry and then display your creation with pride!

For Kids Only Academy II
Davie, FL, United States

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Author: .Chloe Thompson

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