Make "shiny bright" Christmas ornaments. We trace the circles onto white paper, draw a highlight, then paint each circle to make a sphere using analogous colors. Analogous colors are beside each other in the color wheel and they blend beautifully!
colored pencil/ shading/ teaching value lesson--Medium blue construction paper background. darker blue for the shadow side and white for the lit side. Students choose colors for accessories and add snowflakes in the sky.
Here's a fun winter garden idea for an especially chilly day. Fill up some balloons with colored water (please use a natural dye). Once frozen, remove the balloon and voilà! You now have giant colored ice marbles in your garden!