NE Oregon Arts

Adults! At home art projects


A Gathering Place for the Arts in Wallowa County

Projects for adults

Sitting at home can be a little tedious.  But it doesn’t have to be!  Here are some ideas for art projects you can complete at home.  We’d love to see your work.   Send your photos, videos, and ideas to Megan at coordinator@josephy.org.  Then check out our Call to Artists and enter your piece for a chance to be in our exhibit later this year.

 

PRINTMAKING AT HOME

Create a print shop right in your own kitchen; get funky fresh making inks and prints with everyday items you probably already have in your cupboards!  Tutorial by our very own Pam Beach.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3l0DoEI6Eyk&feature=youtu.be

 

10 ART PROJECTS TO FUEL YOUR CREATIVITY

This page has 10 ideas for projects to take and make your own.  If you don’t have all the supplies needed, see how creative you can get and let us know what you come up with.

https://www.artistsnetwork.com/art-inspiration/art-projects-for-adults/

 


FLOWER PETAL CANDLE HOLDERS

Just in time for Spring.  Steal all those newly burgeoning petals and create a beautiful candle holder for your next calming bath, Mothers Day gift, or table accent.

https://www.adventure-in-a-box.com/flower-petal-candle-holders/

 

 

 

 

8 WATERCOLOR TECHNIQUES FOR BEGINNERS

New to watercolor?  Or just want to learn a few cool techniques to take your painting to the next level?  This video is a fun way to pass a little time, gets started, or perhaps learn something you didn’t already know.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=m4Opm8LMAk8

 

COLLAGE

Join Jennifer Hawkins-Connolly, the art teacher from Josephy Charter school to learn some collage techniques.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=maK5LyX9_9M

Recipe for corn starch paste: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AxbKcrE_n2A