Space Art

Ethan loves the outer space. He found this picture online the other day.

He loves it so much that he printed it out. Since he loves it very much I thought of converting it into a piece of art.

We managed to make the above inspired by the picture that he printed out earlier.

What I did was to cut the shapes of planets, meteorite and more out of cardboard. We brought those to the Studio.

Got the kids to glue the shapes onto a hard construction paper.

Paint the paper with lots of colors and let dry.

Lit a candle and drop the wax all over.

Paint over the wax drops. Paint the planets and the frame.

The artwork after painting. Let dry.

Once dry, use a coin to scrape the wax off the paper to reveal colorful dots.

The kids and their space art :D

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    wow! creative eh! i didnt know what’s the candle for in the beginning! anyhow, u open a studio for kids? =D


    Merryn Reply:

    I would love to open a Studio for adults but that would be entirely different story now wouldn’t it? :P


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    Very nice art work. I like outer space too :)


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    ho ho ho.. always creative as usual.. Ur idea or their idea of Coloful Space.. gelap la sana wey.. :p..


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    wow, looks fun!! with so many processes to get the painting done.. fuweet, got dripping wax one woh, your favourite act lah.. hehehehe~~ :p


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    This is really nice!! I liked that fact that it is hard cover and can hang on the wall like a piece of really great art!


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    Nice, very nice…. Wah!!! Ethan, real hero eh? The rose among the thorns! LOL!!!


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    so creative..


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    This is a nice one!!Having to cut those planet shapes is not easy…


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    Nice and creative idea of creating art.. the kids definitely looked like they’re having fun!


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    The kids seem had lots of fun.


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    Very inspiring, art is normally where kids show their imagination and creativity ^_^


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