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I truly believe that you don’t need expensive art materials to create a really rich art program. But every now... View Article
It’s that time of year again; pencils and crayons lining store shelves as far as the eye can see. If... View Article
Kristin is a full-time public school art teacher who is passionate about living a balanced and mindful life. She’s been... View Article
Felicia Merrick is a veteran classroom teacher of 22 years before becoming an art teacher. It’s a position she feels embodies... View Article
Cassie Stephens joins Patty for the second time on Art Made Easy. And this time, we’re pulling back the colorful... View Article
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Do you ever wonder how the art moms on social media actually get their kids to create art? The photos... View Article
Of the many daily challenges art teachers face, adopting a growth mindset may not be at the top of your... View Article
Do you have students who speak limited English? Teaching art in a community with language barriers is a ripe opportunity... View Article
You know art is super important for kids, but you don’t know how to start.
Maybe you are wondering how to get 25 Kinders to paint on the paper instead of their faces.
You want to do the pretty projects but aren’t sure what supplies to use. You got the desire but not the know-how.
I get it and that’s where I can help.
WHERE DO YOU TEACH ART?
I taught k-6 art in Santa Barbara, California for 13 years. Teaching children how to draw & paint has been my biggest joy. Now I'm here to help you do the same. I've compiled my best teaching tips, favorite supplies and books in one place.My Sparkler Story