What a better way to experiment with paint than with peacock. This subject matter just lends itself to the medium of paint. I gave the kids free rein of paint and their color scheme.
I researched different places to expose my kiddos to painting techniques a few links are below:
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Category:Painting_techniques
https://www.artsy.net/article/artsy-editorial-6-painting-techniques-that-don-t-involve-a-brush
Supplies:
12×18 White Paper
Watercolor
Tempera Paint
Acrylic Paint
Pencil
Markers

These video clips are helpful in explaining just how to create a peacock.

So, are you inspired? Go grab a paint brush and get busy 😉 1969