Painted Hearts Valentine’s Day Art Project

Are you getting ready to decorate your classroom for Valentine’s Day? These painted hearts are quick and easy to make... View Article



Funky Cat Valentine’s Project

Do you teach multiple age groups in one sitting? This easy cat project is purr-fect (sorry, I just couldn’t help myself)... View Article



Colorful Nutcracker Drawing

A simple folded paper technique aids in the effortless drawing of a festive holiday Nutcracker. Just about any aged child... View Article



How to Teach FORM without a Kiln

This is the ninth tutorial in our Series CONNECTING WITH THE ELEMENTS – How to teach the Elements & Principles of... View Article

How to Teach Value

HOW TO TEACH VALUE If you’re looking for an easy approach to teaching kids art, there’s no better system than... View Article

Watercolor Seal Art Tutorial

Watch my Facebook Live Tutorial Here as I demonstrate how to teach this simple seal & seascape lesson for kids.... View Article



How to Teach Line & Pattern

Team Sparkle recently introduced a new art curriculum within The Sparklers’ Club membership. It’s a complete art curriculum for elementary... 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



Large Scale Tropical Flowers & Leaves

Last summer, I hosted a workshop in Santa Barbara. The event center was rather bland and barren, so my team... View Article