This page is for people who enjoy art or who are looking to try something new and creative! We have put together some of the best resources and ideas for you to explore and check out.
What you might find on this page
On the ‘Art at home’ page you will find heaps of cool art activities to inspire you! We have tried to think of activities that will keep you busy, are affordable and that may inspire art you may already be exploring or making. Take a look and have ago!
We run a weekly free visual art group that comes together via online sessions every Monday night from 4pm during the school term. This group is for young people ages 12-25 who want to explore visual art, meet like minded young people and learn some new skills. Check out how you can get involved here: https://www.banyuleyouth.com/jets-crew-member-programs
Art activity of the week!
This week on Art at Home, we focus on photography from home. While we are all staying in it could be a fun idea to kill some hours this weekend with a photography walk around your neighborhood taking some cool snaps of thing you don’t ordinarily have time to notice, or asking your baby bro to pose for you so you can practice your portrait photography skills!
Either way it’s a cool skill to practice and its fun! Why not show us at Jets what you have been photographing lately? Send us your photos here: https://www.instagram.com/jets_banyule_youth_services/
Tutorial: 8 Tips for killing it in Mobile Photography - Kenneth Wayne takes you on a crash course in Mobile Photography and photo editing to help take better pictures with your phone. Mobile Photography is an about composition and framing. In this mobile photography video, you’ll learn the ins and outs of mobile photography for beginners.
8 Simple Projects to Inspire You’re Mobile Photography – While At Home! Angela Ross from Click Magazine thought it would be fun to share some mobile photography inspiration from real photographers. Here are eight clever ways photographers are capturing everything from daily life to travel to self-portraits using mobile photography. If you need a creative push, or just need a bit of mobile photography inspiration, try one of these ideas and see what happens!
Celebrating young artists
Banyule Youth Services is casting the spot light on young artists and showcasing their art & creative journeys. You can check out profile, podcasts & interviews via the Stories of You page here: https://www.banyuleyouth.com/stories-you
‘The Jets Take a deep Breath Book’
A free downloadable resource that includes art activities, support and more!
Free Info and Art Downloads - https://www.artyfactory.com/art-lessons.html
Artyfactory's free art lessons share the knowledge and understanding of art and design to improve your artistic skills and to increase your enjoyment in creating artworks.
The lessons explore a variety of drawing, painting and design techniques across a range of subjects and styles. In each lesson you will be lead through an illustrated step by step development of the artwork from its initial stages to the finished example.
Free Pixal Art app
Log on to this website – its free ! Make cool pixal art
Free downloadable Colouring pages
Find super cool free colouring pages –Chill out and relax while colouring!