Art Made Easy #013: The Scoping & Sequencing of Portrait-Making

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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Sketchbook Project #5: Expressive Self-Portraits

Continuing with week 6 of the Sketchbook Project, my  sixth grade students turned their focus on themselves by drawing and coloring... View Article


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Father’s Day Portraits Art project

For the last art project for my third/fourth combo class, I asked the teacher if she had any requests. She... View Article


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Van Gogh Inspired ¾ View Portraits

By the time I was in seventh grade, I abandoned the frontal portrait view in favor of a ¾ view.... View Article


Inside the Kinder Classroom: Portraits

If you’ve been following my blog for any reasonable length of time, you know how much I love Kinders. I... View Article


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Fun with Portraits II Guidebook

This is my biggest PDF lesson plan booklet to date and is the result of over 5 years of portrait... View Article


Chalk Pastel & Tempera Paint Portraits for Kinders

I use one of three techniques for drawing portraits in Kindergarten. They are: using templates, drawing the face with the... View Article


The Primary Portrait Project: Tempera Paint

This is part three of my quest for determining the best medium for primary portraits. Last week my first grade... View Article


The Primary Portrait Project: Chalk Pastel

This is part two of my quest for determining the best medium for primary portraits. Last week my first grade... View Article