Arts and crafts activities you can do at home

Explore a range of arts and crafts activities for young ones, teens and kids of all ages! From drawing to photography, sculpture to stop motion animation.
Keep inspired and engaged at home with a range of arts and crafts activities for young ones, teens, and kids of all ages!

Explore a selection of workshops and projects brought together from galleries and museums from around Victoria to get the creative inspiration flowing.

Including workshops put together by Geelong Gallery, Heide Museum of Modern Art, Shepparton Art Museum, NGV, and the State Library. For further inspiration take a look at workshops and activities from FCAC, Monash University Museum of Art, and Bendigo Discovery Centre. 

Geelong Gallery's activities are fun for the young ones.

Engage them with Gallery Tot's workshops and explore drawing, sculpture, photography, and even stop motion animation.

Get crafty

Looking to fill the afternoon with the kids with a bit of fun?

From pop-up cards to stickers and stamps to rainbow bath crystals, State Library Victoria have fun crafty activities for any afternoon.

Crafternoon activities State Library Victoria

Join Tessa and Julianne for some crafty fun to keep the kids busy on the weekends, school holidays, or even a rainy afternoon! Explore creative activities including making stickers and pop up cards.

Explore activities here!

Bring the Gallery home to you!

Continue to connect with art and each other from home with free online live events, activity sheets, games and eBooks from NGV and Heide Museum of Modern Art.

Print or take inspiration with paper and pencils at hand.

NGV Kids at Home

NGV's specially designed art offering for kids, including NGV Kids at Home Art Club, activity sheets and videos with artists.

Find out more!

Bendigo Discovery Centre presents Bloom & Blossom

Experiment with Bendigo Discovery Centre's activities where science and art collide through creativity and experimentation!

Explore activities here
image of three glasses of water with blue dye in them Photo by Chaozzy Lin on Unsplash

Finding it hard to get inspired?

Want to find out how artists get their creative juices flowing?

Check out Creative Workshops for Kids from FCAC to see how they do it! Or perhaps illustrating is more in your wheelhouse? Why not give one of Shepparton Art Museum's Sketch series a go?

Monash University Museum of Art also has some artist workshops you can immerse yourself in, and come out the other side with a wonderful creation!

Creative Workshops for Kids

Creative Workshops for Kids Join the FCAC community and local artists to learn about the creative process of their work and gain insightful tips on tapping into your creativity.

Explore further here
Collaging at Home with Maya Hodge