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Virtual Free Family Fun Day: Fun in the Sun!

June 3, 2020 | Allyson Hitte | Press Room/Blog

Free Family Fun Day is now Virtual!

 

Welcome to MMA’s second Virtual Free Family Fun Day: Fun in the Sun!  The whole family can join in on these creative projects completed with objects found around your house!

Register Here

Registration is not required but is highly recommended so you don’t miss a thing!

Tag us in your projects on social media @montereyart or email a picture of your creations to education@montereyart.org and be entered for a chance to win a R.A.D Art Kit for even more creative fun at home!

 Missed our first Virtual Free Family Fun Day: Natural Wonders? Check out all the activities here!

 

ACTIVITIES

 

Sun’s Out Fun’s Out(side) Rainbow Scavenger Hunt

Rainbows appear in many places, not just the sky! Sometimes we see them on clothes, from our windows, or on flags – See if you can spot a rainbow out in the wild or make your own! Take a picture and tag us @montereyart so we can share it.

 

Super Chill Chalk Paint Popsicles

This super simple chalk paint recipe is a fun way to experiment with color mixing(with a dash of science), and stay cool in the summer. Use your chalk paint to write inspiring messages and brighten up your neighborhood! 

Supplies:

Popsicle mold, muffin tin, ice cube tray
Cornstarch
Washable paint or food coloring 
Baking Soda
Popsicle sticks or toothpicks
Vinegar (optional)

Super Chill Chalk Paint Popsicles Instructions

Have You Seen My Beach Ball – 3D Paper Ball

Lose your beach ball? No problem! Turn a single flat sheet of paper into a 3D paper ball with just a few folds and three pieces of tape!

Supplies:

Paper
Scissors
Tape
Ballpoint pen

Have You Seen My Beach Ball – 3D Paper Ball Instructions

Cool Color Collages

Create a mixed media landscape collage, and see the important role color plays in your composition!

Supplies: 

Fabric Scraps or Colored Paper
Paint Brushes
Paint, Markers, Crayons, or Colored Pencils
Glue 
Scissors

Color Collages Instructions

Thanks for joining us for our second Virtual Free Family Fun Day!

How did we do? Please fill out a brief survey so we can make Family Day even better!

Thank you to our Supporters!

A big thank you to our Free Family Fun Day and Mobile Free Family Fun Day Supporters: Harden Foundation, Wells Fargo, Yellow Brick Road Benefit Shop, Monterey Peninsula Volunteer Services, Carmel Woman’s Club, and the Arts Council for Monterey County—with support by the Monterey County Board of Supervisors.

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