How To Paint A Monkey - Lesson Download - Step By Step Painting
Learn how to paint a monkey! This step by step tutorial lesson download is perfect for kids or the absolute beginner acrylic painter.
In the Art Room: Top 10 Tips to Putting Together an Amazing Art Show
I've blogged about many of my art shows. You can read about the one from 2012 here and here; 2013 here and here and 2014 here and here! Well, it's that time o' year: ART SHOW TIME! I know for many of you art teachers out there, you've already wrapped up your annual show and I'm sure it was a success. I just finished off my 12th art show and I gotta tell ya, I'm still learning. Fortunately I have learned a thing or ten over the years and I thought I'd share them with you in this here post…
2nd grade Fall reflections
This week, 2nd grade started their Fall reflection paintings. These were created in just a few steps. This project was inspired by, Lauralee Chambers . You can check her work out on Instagram, if you click on her name. Here's how we created ours. First draw out "Y" trees on a folded piece of 90lb paper, with a brown oil pastel. My example got a little wrinkled and dirty this week! Then, add paint! We used tempera cakes! These are our favorites!! The colors are so bright and vibrant! (amazon…
Paper Plate Yarn Weaving Apple Craft - Simple Fall Craft For Kids
Have you ever tried paper plate yarn weaving? It is so much fun! Make a paper plate yarn weaving apple craft to celebrate the beginning of fall.
2nd grade weaving
If you want a nice, calm engaging end of the year project for 2nd (and probably 3rd, 4th or 5th) graders, look no further! I found some pieces of burlap in storage and decided to teach some basic sewing/weaving skills to the students. After discussing basic terminology such as loom, warp, weft, needle, eye of the needle and running stitch I demonstrated how to create a basic running stitch in a 6x9 inch piece of burlap. After the students got the hang of this, they were allowed to add beads…
A few weeks ago, several folks asked me for more information about teaching stitchery to kids. Finally I am getting around to posting that information. This photo is of my granddaughter when she was four and a half. She is stitching a little foam purse that I bought at the craft store. It has pre-punched holes and you just stitch from hole to hole. She was fully engaged doing this. At school the kids use burlap and the fat plastic needles. Normally we tape the edges of the burlap so they do…
Oil Pastel Resist Halloween Art
This is a very cool resist effect which I thought was suitable for Halloween art. If you don't celebrate Halloween in your school and/o...
РИСОВАНИЕ ДЛЯ ДЕТЕЙ В ОМСКЕ. СТУДИЯ "ПЕРЕМЕНА"
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Oopsy Daisy - Canvas Wall Art Peeking Jungle Buddies - Crocodile 30x30 By Liza Lewis - Walmart.com
Oopsy Daisy - Peeking Jungle Buddies - Crocodile Canvas Wall Art 30x30, Liza Lewis