Art in the Park!

What a fantastic turnout for Art in the Park! And we even had sun! Go figure. There was teepee painting, mural painting, rock spin art and play dough nature prints. It was so fun to see all the little ones engaging in a variety of outdoor-themed projects. People came from all over the Bay Area. Some had never been to Lincoln Park before. How cool is that? Anyway, we’ve gotta do this again. How about October?

Here are some photos from the day:


New Event: Art in The Park!

Messy Makers will be hosting a special event called Art in the Park for little ones and their caregivers. We’ll be doing age-appropriate collaborative art projects in the great outdoors. Siblings are welcome to join in. We will meet at Lincoln Park to the left of the pool on the grass. Only $5 per child accompanied by an adult.

Date: August 15, 2017

Time: 10AM-12PM

Father’s Day Watercolor Paintings

Last week we did a workshop for Father’s Day. The kids made watercolor paintings as a gift to their dads. And they were framed too! Each painting looked so unique but they were all special. A lot of the kids needed some extra instruction on how to wet the dried paint on the paper, spread it around and get rid of those splotchy white spots. So it ended up being a good lesson on watercolor painting! Continue reading “Father’s Day Watercolor Paintings”