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PODCAST FOR ART TEACHERS

Interviews with art teachers plus management and mindset magic to help you grow as an art teacher.

SELECT A GRADE LEVEL

Select an art project that is designed to be successful for your student's age or grade level.

SELECT AN ART TECHNIQUE

Browse through our art lesson collection based on popular art supplies and techniques.

HOW TO TEACH ART THROUGH THE ELEMENTS OF ART

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Holiday Art Workshop

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How to Make a Cozy Fall Cat

There’s nothing cozier than a cuddly cat and a warm scarf and nothing cuter than these colorful cozy fall cats.... View Article


60

Min

How to Create a Funny Face Ghost

Who says ghosts have to be scary? These happy, friendly ghosts are easy to draw and make, even for preschoolers... View Article


30

Min

How to Paint a Pumpkin

Team Sparkle and I did a little project testing in the DSS headquarters yesterday and created our own painted pumpkins.... View Article


2

Hrs

How to Draw and Paint Watercolor Folk Art Trees

I posted a photo of these easy watercolor and line trees last year on Instagram and so many of you... View Article


70

Min

4 Watercolor Techniques Every Student Should Know

If you love watercolor as much as me, you might be looking for the best watercolor projects to teach your... View Article


How to Teach Space: Barn & Farm Landscape

This is the tenth tutorial in our series CONNECTING WITH THE ELEMENTS – How to Teach the Elements & Principles... View Article


Great Art Picture Books for the Art Room

It takes a certain combination of illustrations and story to create a book that’s perfect for the art room. Art... View Article


How to Paint Dots

There is just something about dots that make them the quintessential art project embellishment. I don’t know if anyone loves... View Article


30

Min

Giving Teachers Permission to Use Resources: Art Through the Ages Curriculum

How to Find Balance as an Art Teacher. It’s 5:30 PM on a Tuesday. School let out at 3:00, but... View Article


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.

WHERE DO YOU TEACH ART?

Are you an ART TEACHER?

Discover what art lesson work for each grade level, download your Art Teacher TOOLKIT and discover how to create the art program of your dreams.
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Are you a CLASSROOM TEACHER?

Teach art even if you don't consider yourself an artist. Discover the secret drawing & teaching tips that make teaching art a breeze.
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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 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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