Penrith and Eden Museum
Artefact 6 - Making new art from old challenge!
Updated: Aug 7, 2020
Each week there will be a different creative challenge as you find out about special objects from your local museum. Make some art and send a photo to Rebecca, one of the curators, who will choose some of your photos each week and share them worldwide on our museum blog!
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The artist‘ challenge: Making new art from old!
• Choose a part of the painting ‘Surgeon Dressing a Wound’ above.
• Draw your chosen bit LARGE.
• Use different coloured pencils or paints and make an entirely new drawing or painting
• Share it with your friends! Can they guess which part of the painting you started with?
• Can you see where my painting (below) began?
Send a photo of your art masterpiece by email to firstname.lastname@example.org and then check the blog to see if it has been chosen in the curator’s blog. You can find this on Facebook or http://www.penrithmuseumblog.com/