We’re so excited to launch our new season with Forest of Feelings, an interactive performance featuring music, yoga, and so much more!

Today, we’re making our own forests to celebrate the show opening this weekend! Make one with us!

Want to join us for a performance of Forest of Feelings? Get your tickets here!

Make a Forest with Us!

What You’ll Need

  • Brown, Green, Black, Blue, and White Construction Paper
  • Popsicle Sticks
  • Crayons
  • Pencil
  • Safety Scissors
  • Tape or Glue

This project requires cutting. If you do not have safety scissors, make sure a grownup is helping you cut! 

What To Do

  1. Draw your moon, log, and river
  2. Cut out your moon, log, and river
    If you do not have safety scissors, make sure a grownup helps you!

  3. Draw triangles on your green paper; make sure there are all different sizes!
  4. Cut out your triangles
    If you do not have safety scissors, make sure a grownup helps you!

  5. Tape or glue your moon, river, and log onto your paper
  6. Tape two popsicle sticks to your paper
  7. Glue two big triangles to the popsicle sticks and then glue your other triangles around the page
  8. Draw stars In the sky around the trees

And now you have your Forest!

Show us your Forest on Instagram @nycchildrenstheater or email a picture to creativeclubhouse@nycchildrenstheater.org.

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