25+ DIY Christmas Ornaments
With Christmas just around the corner, are you ready for your Christmas decor? You don’t have to spend extra money on some expensive and fancy decors when thinking creatively. You can make your own Christmas ornaments with even the simplest materials around your house, like mason jar lids, pieces of fabric, wood slices and more....Read More »
Made by Brittany, 11 years old You need: light blue construction paper dark transperant glossy paper glue flour colour pencils scissors Beautiful photographs of Dutch landscapes and skaters on frozen water, are the inspiration for this lesson. There are many of these pictures on the internet (search for 'hollands landschap schaatsen'). Show some of these pictures and discuss them. Take a light blue sheet (or paint one) and paste and paste in the middle transparent dark, glossy paper on it…
For the Love of Art
Special thank you to Kathy here, for this fun lesson! I used her step-by-step drawing for this lesson, but instead of using glue, we first drew in pencil on black construction paper, colored with chalk pastels, and then outlined with black oil pastel. Kids had fun, and even though it is soooooooo messy while working, I just love the look of the chalk.