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Make a Scene | Art Activity

Create a contemporary scene for an artwork using smartphone

Make a Scene

Make a Scene Instructions

Title: Make a Scene

Overview: Create a contemporary scene for an artwork using smartphone

Themes: Collage and  photography

Artworks: Young Emir Studying, Osman Hamdy Bey, Istanbul?, 1878, Oil on Canvas, ©Louvre Abu Dhabi/ APF

Age Range: 6-12 years old

Activity Timing: 45 minutes 

Materials: Young Emir image template, Scissors, tape, straw or popsicle stick (optional), Smartphone to snap the scene!


1. Download the image of the Young Emir Studying

2. Cut out the figure

3. Use tape to stick the straw on the back of the cutout 

4. Take the Young Emir on a journey inside your home to find a new setting

5. Add household items to create a new setting

6. Use a smartphone to snap the scene!

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Make a Scene
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