Online Activity | Boat Building

40 Brunswick Square London WC1N 1AZ
26 Oct 2021 — 31 Dec 2021
  • Family
Imagine you are a sailor on the high seas, then learn how to make a boat to sail away in.

Led by artist Wendy Scott, watch this fun video to see how to create boats and ships out of recycled materials from your house.

You will need:

  • Recycling – juice carton or a similar container
  • Recycling – cardboard tubes
  • Recycling – plastic lids(optional)
  • Scissors
  • Ruler
  • Pencil
  • Waterproof tapelike gaffer tape
  • Coloured masking tape
  • Double sided tape
  • Permanent marker pen

Activity needs parental supervision due to use of scissors.

We would love to see your creations! Share a photograph of your finished artwork with us on Instagram or Twitter by tagging us @foundlingmuseum.