Owls, Foil, Glue, and Shoe Polish
(original artwork by David, grade 5) Art Club, Grades 1-6 This is one of my all-time favorite projects. The technique has been around for years, and I've loved using it several times with my students. This time around, our art is of owls and leaves. We first planned our compositions, paying attention to all of the positive and negative spaces. We wanted to be sure they were all interesting. Here are some step-by-step instructions. Let me know if you need help! 1. Draw your picture on paper…
18 Brilliant Ideas for Using Ordinary Things in a Totally Different Way
Have you ever tried to brush your car headlights with toothpaste? Trust us - it works better than any professional cleaner you can buy in the shops. Some things have more than one everyday function, and life can be made so much easier in unexpected ways if you think outside of the box.