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Media Equipment for Art Teachers

I’ve been creating videos for art teachers for over 12 years. You’d think that I would be a pro at... View Article


Watercolor Easter Eggs

Looking for a classroom-friendly alternative to painting eggs this Easter? This lesson teaches students four different watercolor techniques to create... View Article


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4 Lessons I Learned About Classroom Management from Years of Subbing: AME 126

Are your students coming to class attentive, respectful and ready to learn? Or do you spend most of your time... View Article


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How to Draw a Leprechaun

This colorful drawing of a leprechaun and his lucky hat is made easy with simple supplies and a handy drawing... View Article


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What it Takes to Become Teacher of the Year: AME 125

Do you ever wonder what it takes to become teacher of the year? According to today’s guest, Barbara Hua, it... View Article


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How to Draw Big Rigs

HOW TO DRAW BIG RIGS Goodnight, Goodnight, Construction Site by Sherri Duskey Rinker and Tom Lichtenheld is becoming a classic for kids.... View Article


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The Creative Habit: Our First Book Club Pick!

I’m diving deep into how to cultivate your creativity with daily practice and awareness by following the exercise in Twyla... View Article


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Creating a Community Connection in your Art Class: AME 123

How would you describe the vibe in your art room? What do you focus on? Art? Classroom management? Colorful decor?... View Article


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How to Draw Dr. Seuss Inspired Houses

SEUSS STYLE ARCHITECTURE & CITIES Whether inspired from Oh, The Places You’ll Go, The Lorax or the buildings in Who-ville,... View Article


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Let's start with the right project...

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.

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Do You Teach ART AT HOME?

Finding the right project for multiple ages is both fun & challenging. Discover our tips for creating magical art at home or art studio.
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MEET PATTY

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.

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