Kid’s Art Camp – Ice Cream Cone

To download the templates and reference photo, scroll to the bottom of this page.

Do you have your supplies ready?

  • 11X14 OR 8X10 CANVAS OR SOME TYPE OF PAINTING SURFACE.
  • A PRINTOUT OF THE TEMPLATE
  • TAPE TO TAPE THE TEMPLATE TOGETHER (IF USING 11X14 TEMPLATE)
  • SCISSORS TO CUT THE TEMPLATE (OPTIONAL)
  • A PEN OR PENCIL TO TRACE THE TEMPLATE ONTO YOUR PAINTING SURFACE
  • A SHEET OF CARBON/TRANSFER PAPER TO TRANSFER THE TEMPLATE ONTO YOUR PAINTING SURFACE
  • MEDIUM/LARGE FLAT PAINTBRUSH
  • MEDIUM ROUND OR FILBERT PAINTBRUSH
  • SMALL ROUND PAINTBRUSH
  • LINER BRUSH
  • ACRYLIC PAINTS (ANY COLORS) BUT I USED RED, ORANGE, YELLOW, GREEN, BLUE, PURPLE, BLACK, AND WHITE.
  • SOME SOURCE OF WATER TO CLEAN YOUR BRUSHES
  • SOME SOURCE OF PAPERTOWEL/RAG
  • SOME SORT OF PROTECTIVE CLOTHING
  • I WOULD ALSO RECOMMEND PUTTING SOME PROTECTIVE COVERING OVER THE TABLE OR AREA WHERE YOU ARE WORKING!

Part 1 – Drawing the Ice Cream Cones or Tracing onto the canvas

 


Part 2 – Painting the Ice Cream Cone and scoops


Part 3 – Painting the top of the ice cream, adding faces, final touches