Activity: Painting with petals

We’ve been painting with petals! Get experimenting and see what colours you can extract from flowers or vegetable scraps using this simple method. A fun activity for all abilities and ages that can help children learn about where pigments and paints come from.

Click the links to below to view/download the PDF guides for this activity.

PETALS & PIGMENTS (PDF)

NAME GAMES: PLANT PIGMENTS (PDF)

CONTACT US

HOW TO FIND US

Awenek Studio is situated at Maker Heights on the beautiful Rame Peninsula in South East Cornwall.

By car/bike:
From the village of Millbrook, follow the B3247 towards Mt Edgecumbe, continue past Fourlanesend School on the right, then take the next right into Maker Heights. Follow the drive up the hill and you'll find the studio amongst the group of Nissen huts on the left.

By bus:
Plymouth Citybus services 70/70A/70B stop near the main road entrance to Maker Heights. The route runs to and from Plymouth, via Torpoint, Whitsand Bay, Kingsand, Cawsand, Millbrook and Cremyll. You can also catch the Cremyll passenger ferry from Plymouth and take the short bus journey up to Maker Heights. (Check Plymouth Citybus website for latest timetable information).

Our Address:

Awenek Studio
Top Nissen Hut
Maker Heights
Millbrook
Cornwall
PL10 1LA