Join the EV in a lesson on sustainable painting, using natural materials to make your own paints!
Enjoy painting? What about watercolor painting using natural paints made from plants? In this virtual program, the EV staff and volunteers will teach you how to make your own paints using plants, allowing you to create your own sustainable art.
The program will begin with an interactive instruction on how to use plants to make paints, and transition into a painting session where you can have fun experimenting with these natural colors painting whatever you want.
Materials will not be provided. A full list of recommended materials will be sent to participants, but we recommend you at least have:
- A few bowls and plates
- A Paintbrush for each person
- Newspaper or something similar to cover your table
- A Sieve
- Some different berries, leafy plants (like cabbage leafs), various spices, coffee grounds