We have just discovered the BEST way to keep the kids busy, give them positive ‘screen time’ and learn some amazing art skills – ARTVENTURE!

If you haven’t heard of Artventure before, it is an online video art lesson platform giving kids the ability to express themselves, extend their art skills and build their confidence. It’s perfect for kids aged 4-12 or for your teenager, their Art Eye Deer program will be perfect. It’s really simple to use – you subscribe (there is a 48hr free trial available too!), choose the lesson and off you go!

There are plenty of lessons to choose from as well (over 470 to be exact!)- firstly you choose lessons from Levels 1 -5. If your child is up for a challenge or wants to hone their skills, choose a higher level. If you have a beginner artist or they just want to relax while they create, choose a lower level. As well as the levels there are themes to choose from such as animals, nature or Olympics, so your child can choose a lesson that aligns with their interest.

Art has such a benefit for kids – A report by Americans for the Arts says “young people who participate regularly in the arts are four times more likely to be recognized for academic achievement, to participate in a math and science fair or to win an award for writing an essay or poem than children who do not participate in the arts”.

Artventure is perfect for any household – whether your child does a lesson daily, maybe you homeschool, perhaps you spend time in the school holidays doing art or maybe you are looking for something different to keep the kids occupied when it’s wet outside or when they are sick. It’s not all painting either – if your child wants to up their drawing skills or you can’t face the mess that can come with painting, choose a drawing lesson where all you’ll need is a pencil or texta.

There are 3,6,or 12 month subscriptions available – click on the link below to sign up or do a free trial.

To sign up for a free trial visit www.artventure.com.au

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