How to Draw & Paint a Thanksgiving Turkey

Need a quick and easy 40-minute art lesson for your Kinders or first grade class? For the last day of my Fall... View Article


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Creating Value: Laurel Burch Cats

CREATING VALUE: LAUREL BURCH CATS These black and white Laurel Burch cats inspired by artist, Laurel Burch, start with a... View Article


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Contour Cat Watercolor Project

CONTOUR CAT WATERCOLOR PROJECT The complementary colors of orange and blue are everywhere this fall season. And why not showcase these... View Article


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Min

How to Make a Papel Picado

TRADITIONAL MEXICAN PAPEL PICADO Papel Picado is a traditional Mexican craft that features colorful paper sheets with intricate cut-out details.... View Article


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Sketchbook Project #8: Animal Eyes

SKETCHBOOK PROJECT #8: ANIMAL EYES The Sketchbook Project is a record of how my sixth grade students used sketchbooks during their art class to... View Article


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5 Tips for Making Vibrant Paint Colors

Do you ever wonder why some art projects look so vibrant? Perhaps you wondered what brand of paint results in such rich colors? What... View Article


Foil Sea Turtle and Fish Collage

This tin foil sea turtle and fish collage was a huge hit with my third grade class. The kids loved... View Article


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The Scoping & Sequencing of Portrait-Making: AME 013

Creating a portrait in elementary school is a natural part of any art curriculum. Over my 13 years as an... View Article


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Ancient Dwellings Rock Art

This art project offers kids the opportunity to create their own rock art petroglyphs using terra cotta clay scraps and... View Article


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