KC Edventures Guide for Ages 6-8


Come and see what your kids can create at a fun & exciting hands-on art studio.  At this FREE attraction, budding artists can explore and create while painting with hot wax, coloring a puzzle and making fun pieces of art.

Before Your Visit:

  • Check the calendar for the dates & times of Family  and Individual Sessions.  Adults & children can attend sessions together, or children ages 5+ can attend Individual Sessions.
  • Tickets are first come, first serve so plan to arrive early
  • Kids will draw and paint so make sure they have on appropriate clothes.

Explore Kaleidoscope:

Art projects are changed at different times during the year.  Some of the things you can enjoy include:

  • Enter the dark room & paint with hot-wax
  • Use lights in the dark room to paint Kids can also 'paint' on the wall using lights.
  • Make your own puzzle by putting a drawing through the puzzle machine.
  • Use ribbon, stickers and die-cuts to create your own piece of art.
  • There are many cool places to explore so don't make sure to look around.

Learn More:

  • Create your own art online at the National Gallery of Art's Kids site.
  • If you kids enjoy exploring with art, try one of Ed Emberly's drawing books - fun and easy ways for kids to learn to draw:


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        Additional Info

        • Music, Theatre & Arts: Puppets
        • Toys, Hobbies & Play: Kids Museums