Toronto Zoo Events Calendar
Brush with Nature – Virtual Paint Party!
Thursday, August 20 - Savanna Nights
7:30pm to 9:30pm (painting begins at 8:00pm)
Looking for a creative and engaging outlet? Unleash your inner artist to transform a blank canvas into a nature-inspired masterpiece, while our artist hosts your workshop live from one of the exhibits at the Toronto Zoo! Our experienced artist will guide your team step-by-step through the process of creating your very own painting from the comfort of your own home. Brush with Nature is ideal for painters of all skill levels – no experience necessary!
Price: $20 per member and $25 per non-member
- Virtual animal encounter with a member of our Outreach & Discovery team
- A special Keeper talk with one of the Toronto Zoo’s Wildlife Care staff
- A unique link to the private painting workshop hosted on Zoom
- 1.5 hours of painting instruction from our experienced artist
- A coupon for 10% off Toronto Zoo admission to be redeemed on your next timed-entry visit
- A canvas. Any size works, depending on how large you would like your masterpiece to be! Our artist will be using a 16” x 20” canvas.
- Paint! You will need red, yellow, blue, black and white paint. Our artist will teach us how to mix the perfect colours. Acrylic paint works best, but anything will do!
- Paint Brushes - 1 medium flat brush (1 inch wide), 1 small round-tipped brush, and 1 tiny detail brush
- A cup for water, a plate for mixing your paint colours, and paper towel for drying your brushes
- Apron or painting clothes – things might get messy!