Halloween and Day of the Dead Art Projects for Kids

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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.
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How to Teach Value

If you’re looking for an easy approach to teaching kids art, there’s no better system than using the elements and... View Article


Draw, Paint, Sparkle Book Chat – Why I Don’t Use Pencils in the Art Room: AME 110

Today on AME, I’m continuing with my series: The Draw, Paint, Sparkle Book Chat, where I read sections of my... View Article


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Leaf Silhouettes in Tissue Paper

Create a stunning art display in your home or classroom with these colorful leaf silhouettes. Using simple supplies like black... View Article


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Romero Britto Inspired Pumpkin

Grab your markers and a few sheets of drawing paper and get ready to create a Romero Britto inspired pumpkin.... View Article


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How to Teach Movement & Rhythm

If you’re looking for an easy approach to teaching kids art, there’s no better system than using the elements and... View Article


From Dance Instructor to Art Teacher: AME 109

Are you a relatively new art teacher who’s trying to figure it all out? Guest teacher, Tamara Evans shares her... View Article


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Draw Paint Sparkle Book Party!

After a few years from conception to physical book, I was ready to give this sparkly baby a birthday party.... View Article


Watercolor Seal Art Tutorial

Watch my Facebook Live Tutorial Here as I demonstrate how to teach this simple seal & seascape lesson for kids.... View Article


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Do You Feel Like A Machine? AME 108

Do you have enough time to prep? Are you able to enjoy your job? When do you sit and breathe?... View Article


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Meet Patty from Deep Space Sparkle

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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