Paint and draw

Create a Surreal Story

Are you ready for a surreal adventure?

the plan

Surreal Story template image

Your surreal adventure will begin with some very weird artworks which will hopefully give you some ideas.

You can then use our Surreal Story download to invent a strange character, write an odd story (which can be as peculiar as you like) and create a dreamlike landscape to explore.

Get some surreal inspiration

The surrealists were a group of artists and poets who enjoyed using their imaginations to make weird and wonderful artworks and poetry.

Check out some of the paintings above. Do you like them? What words would you use to describe them?

You can find out more about surrealism here.

Do it!

Download and print your Surreal Story activity. There are two pages, so make sure you print both!

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