Just wanted to share the end result of the artwork from my children yesterday. The video from artventures.com.au taught them to do two birds, outlined in oil pastels and then painted with watercolours. Here are their paintings.
From the seven year old:
And from the six year old:
I was hoping they'd get creative with it afterwards though, so left the materials out and gave them another piece of paper each. The six year old continued on to produce two more lovely paintings.
(And by the way, these birds all represent members of our family. The girls have bows.)