Finish the Picture! (March 2014)

The idea is simple. Pictures cut out from magazines or printed from the internet provide the starting point for children’s own imaginative drawings, expanding upon the original image to ‘finish the picture’ in whatever way they wish!

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Let each child choose from a selection of photographs  (some cut in half to make things more interesting!) and provide some plain paper, glue sticks and coloured pencils. The resulting artworks by children aged four to seven are diverse and fascinating…

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Please watch the slideshow to see more examples…

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Developed from an idea seen on ArtMommie.




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