Kid’s Art Camp – Safari Adventure

To download the templates and reference photo, scroll to the bottom of the videos under "Links"

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

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 PAPER TOWEL/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 – Tracing the Template onto your canvas.


Part 2 – Painting the sky blue and the clouds white


Part 3 – Painting the Top and bottom of the bus


Part 4 – Painting the grass, road, tires, and windows


Step 5 – Painting the Animals and Highlights