Here's some chalk art inspiration for you and the kids to try on the sidewalk, driveway, or on the patio this spring.

SoJO 104.9 FM logo
Enter your number to get our free mobile app

I've really gotten into sidewalk chalk lately. It brings me back to drawing hopscotch in the driveway of my childhood home.

These days, it's a true art form. I'm no Picasso, but I actually think I draw much better with chalk. And, I LOVE that you can draw something as large or small as you want. When social distancing was really at its height, I took to the SoJO 104.9 parking lot to draw a giant rainbow.

I actually find drawing with chalk really relaxing, and I'm sure it bring you and your kids together, too.

10 'Chalk the Walk' Ideas to Try with the Kids:

1. May as well 'scrub' up a reminder to keep up good habits.

2. Never underestimate the power of a punchy and proportional rainbow. We could all use the positive vibes right now.

3. Love the idea of breaking out a little painters tape for a bit of sidewalk stained glass.

View this post on Instagram

A post shared by Tita mwanzia (@tita_mwanzia) on

4. Try one of your favorite cartoon characters.

5. Introduce the kids to a powerful poem or quote to share with everyone who walks/drives by.

View this post on Instagram

A post shared by The Official #ChalkChallenge (@thechalkchallenge) on

6. Conjure up your own fantasy world!

7. How about a quiet thinking spot? This is great to share with family or friends you still haven't seen.

View this post on Instagram

A post shared by Lisa Wendeler (@ljwslife) on

8. Recreate the Solar System.

9. Stage a photo op and set a scene for yourself.

View this post on Instagram

A post shared by Lauren (@laurenfswinford) on

10. Put your own twist on a famous work of art.




View this post on Instagram


Sidewalk art #chalkart #sidewalkchalk #sidewalkchalkart #art #nofilter #kokomoindiana A post shared by Becca Hayes (@hoosierhokie) on

Happy chalking, everyone! And, if you draw some sidewalk chalk art tag us in it on social media, we'd LOVE to see it!

More from SoJO 104.9

10 Shows South Jersey TV Fans Started But Couldn


More From SoJO 104.9 FM