Drawing with your children is a great way to connect with each other and with your environment, to look and see together, and to build a little humor into your day. Whether you’re an experienced artist or someone who rarely picks up a pencil, drawing lets us see the world through a new lens—and have fun doing it. To guide you, check out these five activities from the Getty Museum in Los Angeles inspired by art and artists in their permanent collection.
1. Draw a Hairdo
2. Find a Tiny Creature
3. Celebrate Spring!
4. Draw your Pet (Real or Imaginary)
5. Use Short Lines
The Getty Center, in Los Angeles, California, is a cultural and philanthropic institution dedicated to the presentation, conservation, and interpretation of the world’s artistic legacy. To learn more about The Getty, visit their website below.