Early Childhood Resource: Gallery Tots—Create a collage house inspired by Charles Blackman

Gallery Educator Tess McMahon invites you to create a picture of a house using collage techniques, inspired by Charles Blackman's painting, Joy Hester’s house (1955).

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 creating a photograph inspired by Charles Blackman.

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 a collage house inspired by Charles Blackman (PDF, 1.7 MB)

Program partner

Gwenneth Nancy Head Foundation