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Art Kits to Go

Available for Local Delivery

Take Home Art Classes

Modeled after our process art and child led learning philosophies, these take home projects are all about having fun while exploring and learning about new ways to create and make art! We will provide the paint, glue, collage materials, stamps, clay etc. and printed instructions and you bring the creativity!

This take home art class includes all the materials and instructions you need for each child to create two water color and block printed mandalas.

Take Home Art Class:

Block Print Mandalas

$18-$29

                            

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$18-$29

 

HOW IT WORKS: Each kit includes all the materials your child will need for daily art experiences for 4 weekdays.

 

Each day, you’ll have the option to watch a short virtual lesson. These will be pre-recorded so you can watch whenever you want! Art kits can be used WITHOUT the video or any screen time at all. Simple printed set-up instructions will also be packed. Your child will spend the week creating with clay, paint, collage, canvases, liquid watercolor, oil pastels, sculpture, recycled materials, glitter/sparkles, fabric, and so much more.

 

GETTING THE MATERIALS: After your order is placed, we'll deliver your art kit within 3-5 days. Please make sure to add any important drop-off instructions at checkout. Videos for each project will be sent out after purchase!

Art Around the World Kit

$75-$135

All kits are available for local delivery

 

HOW IT WORKS: Each kit includes all the materials your child will need for daily art experiences for 4 weekdays.

 

Each day, you’ll have the option to watch a short virtual lesson. These will be pre-recorded so you can watch whenever you want! Art kits can be used WITHOUT the video or any screen time at all. Simple printed set-up instructions will also be packed. Your child will spend the week creating with clay, paint, collage, canvases, liquid watercolor, oil pastels, sculpture, recycled materials, glitter/sparkles, fabric, and so much more.

 

GETTING THE MATERIALS: After your order is placed, we'll deliver your art kit within 3-5 days. Please make sure to add any important drop-off instructions at checkout. Videos for each project will be sent out after purchase!

Art Meets Science Kit

$75-$135

Description

Art Meets Science (4 science themed multi media art projects)

1. Fizzy Cloud Dough: Experiment, build and create with a moldable cloud dough that fizzes and bubbles with a watercolor and vinegar reactor! Little artists will love the sensory play.

2. Fossil Bed: Build and sculpt with clay, explore texture imprints of rocks, shells and gems, and create a fossil bed with mixed media pressed into clay that can be excavated over and over.

3. Still Life Texture Study: This process-based seashell still life includes color mixing with tempera paint, exploration of texture through a variety of materials and collage on canvas.

4. Salt Painting: Paint with glue, sprinkle salt, and mix colors with a pipette. Artists will practice their fine motor skills as they move and mix liquid watercolors. Learn about absorption and resist techniques and create a painting that may look like a swirling galaxy!


 

All kits are available for local delivery

Description of Projects:

 

1.Indian Musical Anklet: Create jewelry that makes music when you move! Inspired by the bell anklets worn by classical dancers of India. Explore painting on wooden beads. String and design your anklet with bells, felt shapes and your special watercolor beads.

2.Mexican Tin Heart: Explore carving tin and create a mixed media collage on wood. Embellish with sparkling jewels, bright pom-poms and paper flowers, influenced by Mexican hojalata folk art.

3.Japanese Journey Bowl: Build a bowl with clay and decorate your pottery with adornments and learn about the beautiful tradition of fixing broken pieces with gold.

4.Aboriginal Dot Painting: Inspired by the dreamtime dot paintings of the Aborigine of Australia, we will explore painting abstract landscapes and collage with natural materials on canvas to tell a story of our own connection to nature.

 

 

Explore and Play Kits

Color Mixing Kit

$28

This kit was developed around our number one kid favorite activity at our studio! Its also an easy peasy set up and cleanup, which makes it a teacher favorite as well!

 

Color mixing and experimenting allows kids to control their own play and learning as its all about the process with this kit. Please check out our FREE E book: The Art of Potion Making for the many ways to explore your new color mixing kit!

 

Kit Includes:

-Clear Color Mixing Tray

-1 box of baking soda

-1 bottle of vinegar

-4 pipettes

-4 test tubes

-Coffee Filters (used to further explore color mixing)

-5 Magic Color Wands...AKA....Markers, now you'll have a new purpose for all your dried up markers!

 

All kits are available for local delivery

Handmade Wood Flower

Press

$28

Flower presses are a must have for every nature collector and explorer both young and old! They are a wonderful way to save and later treasure the wonders of nature.

Each press has been lovingly handmade at Side by Side with all of our young explorers in mind! We will miss all of our Summer Camp nature walks this year! We know however, being the explorers that you are, you will find many treasures to save and share with us again soon!!

 

Kit Includes:

-8x8 inch wood press

- bolts and wing nuts to tighten press

-two sheets of cardboard

 

All kits are available for local delivery

Family Art Night Kits

Family Art Kit:

Alma Thomas

$28

Our take home family art kits provide everything you need for a fun family art night at home!

 

This project/kit is inspired by African American artist Alma Thomas. Her mosaic like paint style makes a fun project for all ages and stages. A downloadable how to video is included with the kit. The video will provide quick instructions as well as tips for painting with younger children.

This kit will include either tempera or acrylic paint. Tempera paint will wash off clothing while acrylic will not. Tempera is recommended if painting with younger children. Please specify which paint you prefer at checkout.

Ideal for ages: 3 years and up

Kit Includes:

-16x20 inch canvas

- tempera or acrylic paint

- 4 paint bushes

-video instructions

 

All kits are available for local delivery

Located on Beautiful and Historic Frankfort Ave.

2528 Frankfort Ave., Louisville KY 40206

502.822.3693

 

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