Nature Challenges

Children who are working on their Reading BINGO challenges have two squares on each card for Art Challenges.
You can select any two of the challenges below. And of course, you are welcome to do as many as you want just for fun.

PreK-5th Grade
Phoenicia Library Collage
[YouTube] Supplies: Cardstock, Scrap Paper, Magazines, Glue, and Scissors. PreS/Early Elem

Phoenicia Library Drag Art
[YouTube] Supplies: Paper, Paint Brush, and 4 Acrylic Paints. PreS/Early Elem

Phoenicia Library Tie Dye Art
[YouTube] Supplies: Paper, Sponge, Scissors and 3 Acrylic Paints. PreS/Early Elem

Phoenicia Library Potato Art
[YouTube] Supplies: Paper, Potato, Knife, 2 Paint Brushes, and 3 Acrylic Paints. PreS/Early Elem

Phoenicia Library Bag Clip Art
[YouTube] Supplies: Bag Clip, Paper, and 4 Acrylic Paints. PreS/Early Elem

Phoenicia Library Rainbow Tree Craft
[YouTube] Supplies: White Paper, Paintbrush, Paper Plate, and Brown Acrylic, Green Acrylic, and Two Other Acrylic Paint Colors. PreS/Early Elem

Town of Ulster Library Origami Fox
[YouTube] Supplies: Paper, Scissors, and Markers. PreS/Early Elem

Stone Ridge Library Origami Fortune Teller
[YouTube] Supplies: Paper, Scissors, and Markers. PreS/Early Elem

Highland Library Marbled Paper
[Website] Supplies: Shaving Foam, Pie Plate, Watercolor Paints, Droppers, Paint Brush, and Cardstock. Elem

Gardiner Embossed Tin Art
[PDF] Supplies: Disposable Cookie Sheet or Pie Plate, Scissors, Nail, Sharpie Marker, or Painter's Tape. Elem.

Gardiner Melted Crayon Stained Glass Art
[PDF] Supplies: Crayons, Cheese Grater, Wax Paper, Iron, and Sharpie Markers. Elem.

Wallkill Paper Quilt Square
[PDF] Supplies: Paper, Drawing Tools, and Glue. Elem.

Wallkill Dance Moves
[PDF] Supplies: Internet Connection. Elem.

Marlboro Tempera Paint Pouring
[YouTube] Supplies: Elmer's School Glue, Tempura Paint, Atomizer or Drinking Straw, Rubbing Alcohol, Acyrlic Sheets, Containers to Mix/Stir, and a Drying Tray. Elem.

Town of Ulster Library Tissue Paper Carnation
[Facebook] Supplies: Tissue Paper, Scissors, Pipe Cleaners, Paper Clips, and Markers. Mid-Sch/Teen
Dept of Regional Art Works
Marking Time #6 | "Make it Mini" Activity
Prompt: Using any media and materials, create something or someplace in miniature. Mid/Teen
Dept of Regional Art Works
Marking Time #5 | "Making Marks as Marking Time" Activity
Prompt: During this “extended pause,” show us how you are marking time. Mid/Teen
Dept of Regional Art Works
Marking Time #4 | "Comics & Cartoons: The Power of Storytelling" Activity
Prompt: Create a “diary” comic or cartoon to chronicle an event or your new daily life. Date your art or give it a title. Mid/Teen
Dept of Regional Art Works
Marking Time #3 | "Happy Earth Day" Activity
Prompt: Celebrate the coming of Spring by making, and documenting, a site specific installation. Mid/Teen
Dept of Regional Art Works
Marking Time #2 | "Stay at Home Still Life" Activity
Prompt: Create a still life that captures your staying home life. Picture, drawing, collage or painting. Mid/Teen
Dept of Regional Art Works
Marking Time #1 | "Amabie " Activity
Prompt: Create your own magical Amabie. Mid/Teen


Middle/Teen
Stone Ridge Library Fortune Cookies
[PDF] Supplies: Eggs, Sugar, Butter, Vanilla Extract, Water, Flour, Parchment Paper, and Paper Fortunes. Mid/Teen.

Stone Ridge Library Fortune Cookies
[PDF] Supplies: Eggs, Sugar, Butter, Vanilla Extract, Water, Flour, Parchment Paper, and Paper Fortunes. Mid/Teen.

Kingston DIY Musical Instruments
[PDF] Supplies: Vary with Instrument. Mid/Teen.

Kingston DIY Diorama
[PDF] Supplies: Vary with Diorama. Mid/Teen.

Kingston Outfits Inspired by Book Covers
[PDF] Supplies: Vary with Outfit. Mid/Teen.

Gardiner Altered Magazine Photo
[PDF] Supplies: Oversized picture and Art Materials. Mid/Teen.

Vatican Museum Virtual Tours
[Website] Select a virtual tour of an area that you find particularly beautiful or moving. Briefly research the area and write a couple of paragraphs describing your findings. Mid/Teen

Notre Dame Cathedral Virtual Tour
[Website] View the video. Describe the damage to the cathedral in a couple of paragraphs or a drawing. Mid/Teen

Town of Esopus Library Teen Book Scavenger Hunt
[Google Form] Teen

Town of Esopus Library Story Starters
[PDF] Teen.

Gardiner Poetry from the Funny Pages
[PDF] Supplies: Comics, Pencils, Marker, Masking Tape, Paper, and Optional White-Out. Teen.