Swedish activist Greta Thunberg has started a worldwide movement among young people to protest inaction around the climate crisis. Greta, who has Asperger syndrome, has cared deeply about the environment since she was 8 years old. She implemented many lifestyle choices to reduce her own carbon footprint, including becoming vegan and choosing not to travel via plane. When she was only 15 she began skipping school to protest at the Swedish parliament and soon was organizing other students to protest for more action by the people in power. She’s delivered passionate speeches to plead for action to important groups like the United Nations. She found her voice as a climate activist and realized that being different is actually her “superpower.”
“You are never too small to make a difference.”
“Greta with sparrow” features Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg with a sparrow on her shoulder surrounded by blue forget-me-not flowers. The pre-printed, full-color background sets Greta against a sunny, cloud-filled sky. Completing the painting can take between 3-5 hours. When completed, select a frame at your local craft store and display! Recommended for ages 13 and up.
Cup of water to wash brushes between colors
Small cloth or paper towel for drying brushes
Cotton swabs for fixing small mistakes
Toothpicks for stirring paints (optional)
8x10 frame or clip board to display your completed artwork (optional)