Clownfish City with Meaghan Paterson

Clownfish City with Meaghan Paterson
Duration of instructional video: 27 mins
Estimated time to complete activity: 2 hrs
Ideal for children ages 6 to 9

Looking to the underwater world of the clownfish for inspiration, participants will create a mixed media painting with collaged canvas elements. Led by artist Meaghan Paterson, they will use different acrylic paint styles and gel medium to make a textural underwater clownfish city!

Art materials for 1 child provided, available via curbside pickup at 37 Mulcaster Street, Barrie.

Materials provided by the MacLaren Art Centre:

  • 1 Canvas board
  • Primary colours and white acrylic paint
  • 1 Paintbrush
  • 2 Small pieces of bubble wrap
  • 2 Square pieces of loose canvas 
  • 2 Rectangle pieces of loose canvas
  • Painters tape
  • Gel Medium
  • 1 Glue brush
  • 1 Sharpie
  • Styrofoam tray and Aluminum foil
  • 1 Pencil and eraser

Materials you will need from home:

  • Scissors
  • Water dish
  • Dropcloth or newspaper

*A limited number of downloads are available. You will receive a telephone confirmation when your art materials kit it ready for curbside pickup. Please wait for Gallery staff to contact you before arriving at the MacLaren to pick up your art materials kit.

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