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Keeping the Creativity at Home with miniMAG - June 17, 2020

Abstract Slinky Art

What on earth is slinky art? This might just get messy! Today you will be dipping slinkys into paint, and then letting them spring onto your paper.  Who knows what will happen.

You can download the instructions here

What you need: Paper, Liquid Tempura Paint, a Slinky (plus some plates for your different paint colours).

Step 1:  Set up a colour station for each of the primary and secondary colours.

Step 2:  At each station dip the slinky into the paint and bounce it onto your paper.Use the circle end and the coil side.

Step 3: Add as many colours as you want.

miniMAG Abstract Slinky Art Instructions


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