No school, no sports or band practice, no sleepovers or camps mean children and teens are hugely on their own when it comes to keeping busy and entertained during the quarantine. But that doesn't mean they're doomed to boredom.

Take 14-year-old Macaire Everett and her 9-year-old little brother, Camden, for example. The siblings have found a unique way to brighten up not only their own lives, but their entire community's as well. Since the beginning of the lockdown, Macaire has been drawing creative 'scenes' with chalk on their sidewalk and Camden has been 'traveling' through them all around the world (and time!) and posing for amusing photos. Their neighborhood in Libertyville, Illinois, has already witnessed over 100 artworks, but the sister and brother duo don't plan to stop just yet; they say there are more adventures to go on!

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Monika Soffronow
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9 months ago

I love this!

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"I came up with the idea since my brother and I needed something to do during quarantine," Macaire told Bored Panda. "After I did one chalk drawing of balloons, I asked him to be in the picture and he had fun, so I did it again. After chalking for about 15 days in a row, I decided to set a goal of chalking 100 days in a row."

But even now, as Macaire and Camden have surpassed their milestone, their project hasn't become a task to them. They still continue to do it. "It was fun to pretend that he could travel and go on fun adventures," Macaire explained. "I met the goal of chalking 100 days in a row on July 4, and I keep chalking (about every other day) to help spread joy to others since people tell me this makes them happy."

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Eve
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9 months ago

Great!

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You could say the whole series is a perfect representation of the bond these two share. "We have always been close and this has brought us even closer since we come up with ideas together and talk like he's really going on all these adventures."

The 14-year-old has to go back to school in the middle of August so for now, she's planning to continue the series at least until then. "We are having fun doing this and are so happy other people enjoy it," she added.

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Wolfik
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9 months ago

This one is gold.

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Monika Soffronow
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9 months ago

She is fourteen? Pretty good!

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Thinairgal
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9 months ago

Loving the motion and emotion little brother brings to these drawings

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Thinairgal
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9 months ago

What incredibly fun imaginations these two have!

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Lorrie Finley
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9 months ago

What an amazing young artist! Chalking the great China Wall - in perspective - well done!

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GrrlFriday
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9 months ago

AWESOME!

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Monika Soffronow
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9 months ago

Do the kangaroo hop!

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Thinairgal
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9 months ago

They're making a huge splash!

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Becca Gizmo the Squirrel
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9 months ago

Wow. Those bubbles look real!.

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SoozeeQ
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9 months ago

Aurora Borealis!

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The Black Hornet
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9 months ago

How long does it take her?!?!

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SoozeeQ
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9 months ago

I love his cuddly toy!

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KimTx
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9 months ago

Such talent!

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Marlene Ricker
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8 months ago

He is recreating the photos of thousands of touists in Pisa.

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PaNdaheART
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9 months ago

The bunny too!

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Daria B
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9 months ago

Gaudeamuuuus igituuur / Juvenes dum suuu-uh-muuuus. ♬♪

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Mademoiselle Mirage
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9 months ago

He must have been so hot while they were taking the picture! But the result is amazing

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Jaymi Leigh
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9 months ago

Her drawing skills!

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Squirrelflightisawesome
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9 months ago

Cute

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PaNdaheART
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9 months ago

Love that the bunny is included

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Marlene Ricker
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8 months ago

Typical kid. Keeping the rain off his head wile he jumps in a puddle!

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Dorothy Parker
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9 months ago

She is incredibly talented. To grasp perspective on the cards is something extra.

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Marlene Ricker
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8 months ago

He even knows how to surf!

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SoozeeQ
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9 months ago

Miles Davis, eat your heart out!

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Shirley D Harnish
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9 months ago

Quite a talented young lady.

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Marlene Ricker
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8 months ago

This is a young man of many talents! Now he's doing some fancy skiing.

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Pamela Traylor
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9 months ago

Wow wow wow.

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Marlene Ricker
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8 months ago

I would love to go whale watching but I would probably never have such a great moment as this!

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