How to Draw & Paint a 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



“Petunia” Painting Project for Kids

Incorporating literature into art projects remains my favorite type of lesson.  Last year, I introduced Petunia to my third grade students. Using a painting... View Article




How to Paint without Paint

What? Paint without paint? Yes. It can be done with a most humble product: water-soluble oil pastel. Faber-Castell makes a wonderful... View Article

Colorful Painted Owl Art Project

I’ve been playing around with this lesson for a while now. I created this free owl drawing guide and have been... View Article



Winter Art Projects for Grades K-2

Winter in our Southern California school last a few short weeks and it’s no coincidence that these weeks fall just before... View Article

Chicken Little & Henny Penny Art Project

Chicken Little is a folk tale about a chicken who believes the world is coming to an end. Those who... View Article



Paper Owl Art Project

Wow your students and start the art year off with a painted paper art project. There is simply nothing more... View Article


Penguin Art Project

If you are looking for an expressive, easy and impressive penguin art project, look no further! These adorable penguins are... View Article

Paper Owl Art Project

This colorful owl is a great lesson for those times when you need a quiet art activity. Tearing and gluing... View Article