My grandfather was a stained glass artist in his retirement and I have fond memories of being with him in his studio. The medium of stained glass takes great skill, planning, and precision.
After School Art Class Projects. Dots Landscape Tempera Painting, Hermit Crab Watercolor & Sand Painting,Ceramics Slab Angel, Eric Carle Style Spider, Olympics Watercolor & Medal Pendant, Huichol Penguin Yarn Penguin, Ceramics Slab Wall
Clay Slab Castle with Moat and Glass Beads. Create adorable castles using slab cylinder construction. Roll slabs of clay using slats as guides to create even thickness. Demonstrate proper score and slip techniques
Activities for Early Finishers - 8 Creation Station Activities for Fast Finishers! Kids work at different speeds-some are fast, some are slow. We must be proactive to provide engaging and enriching activities for
Art Festival and Family Art Night- How to run a Family Art Night. Increase attendance and promote your art department with engaging art activities.
Oaxacan Animal Sculptures - Plaster Wrap or Paper Mache Create brightly colored and patterned animal sculptures out of plaster gauze based on the South American art forms called Alebrijes
Flextangle STEAM Art Project: Fusing Math and Art. Hexaflexagon , Color Schemes & Zentangle Patterns, Middle School & High School Art STEAM Lesson
Clay Slab Wall Pockets with Pasta Noodle Designs- Wall pockets are perfect for adding splashes of color and bringing nature either inside your home. My after school art class just completed their slab
4 Artists Inspire Creativity-As artists and art educators, we are driven to create. Growth in our skills requires that we experiment. Experimentation and creativity go hand in hand. The world is changed by
Olympic Medal Craft Air Dry Clay- After School Art just finished a unit on the Olympics. This is a super-easy air dry clay Olympic medal necklace. These necklaces would also work great with
Observing Animals - Variety & Emphasis Animal Eyes Graphite and Colored Pencil Drawing Project -My 7th grade art class just finished up this great project on emphasis through color contrast. It was challenging
Olympic Rings Abstract Art Project- fun and simple art project based on the Olympic Rings. My After School Art Class is doing an Olympics art project! Learn the history of the Olympic games.
Non-Objective Color Wheel Watercolor Lesson-A unique and creative color theory lesson. The non-objective color wheel lesson encourages creative design along with fundamentals of watercolor painting.
4 Main Concepts to Teach Art Composition- Improve the success of your artwork with these four main concepts to developing a dynamic composition.
Drawing from direct observation is a foundational and integral part of the artistic experience. Every art piece begins with a drawing