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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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


45

Min

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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“Antiqued” Oil Pastel Flowers in a Vase

Recognize this beauty? This was the one of the first lesson I posted on my writing blog back in 2007 before Deep Space... 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


60

Min

Winter Skaters Art Project

Last year I came across the most beautiful winter art scene from this artist’s gallery . It reminded me of... View Article


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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Chalk Flowers Art Project – 2 Ways

Chalk is an underused art medium. Too dusty. Too messy. High maintenance. And spraying? Forget it. I say ignore the bad rap and... View Article