How to Teach Line & Pattern

Line is one of the most basic elements of art that sets the foundation for art making. Teaching children about... View Article


Watercolor Tulips Art Project

When you’re looking for a quick art lesson to do in one art session that requires just a few supplies... View Article


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Nutcracker Art Project

Most everyone has either read The Nutcracker and the Mouse King a story written in 1816 by German author E. T. A.... View Article


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Paper Crow Craft

One of the best things you can do as an art teacher, is identify the quick art projects that require... View Article


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Draw a Flower Garden

Who doesn’t love an easy project? This one Watercolor Flower Garden is as easy as you can get. All you... View Article


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Play Doh Colorwheel Activity

This is a great way to teach the color-wheel for young children. I’m not sure where this lesson originated but... View Article


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Create With Clay Projects for K-3

  As much as I like watching kids color and paint, there is absolutely no substitute for the tactile experience... 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


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Creating Value: Laurel Burch Cats

These black and white cats inspired by artist, Laurel Burch, start with a simple line drawing in oil pastel and... View Article


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