Gallery Tots: painting 'en plein air' inspired by Frederick McCubbin

Join Gallery Educator Tess McMahon in painting ''en plein air', inspired by Frederick McCubbin's painting, A bush burial (1890).

This workshop is suitable for ages 3 to 5 years. Adult support recommended. 

Virtual workshop

This virtual activity is presented as a video and accompanying activity sheet to lead you in a playful activity creatingn a painting ''en plein air', inspired by Frederick McCubbin.

Download the activity sheet, gather your materials and watch the video to discover how to create your own picture.

We invite you to share your creations with us online:
@GeelongGallery @Scribble.Studio #GeelongGalleryKids #GalleryTots


Activity sheet: Create an 'en plein air' painting inspired by McCubbin (PDF 1.7MB)


Program partner

Gwenneth Nancy Head Foundation

This program was also supported by AWM Electrical through the National Gallery of Australia's Regional Initiatives Program.