St. Patrick’s Day Romero Britto Inspired 4-Leaf Clover

Romero Britto and Art Class go together like Spring Lamb and fresh mint. Britto’s iconic pop art style, bright colors... View Article



How I teach Directed Line Drawings

You either love ’em art hate ’em. Directed drawings can be the antithesis of your art philosophy or your biggest... View Article

Watercolor Paints & Paper: What Works Best

Here’s a question I get asked a lot: Can I use regular paper with my watercolor paints? Or do I need... View Article

Gustav Klimt: Master of Metallics

Introducing Gustav Klimt to your students is really like opening up a pot of gold. There are so many interesting facets... View Article

Tempera vs Acrylic Paint

I avoided acrylic paint for a long time. I was happy with my liquid tempera and watercolor paints and didn’t... View Article

Foil Turtle and Fish Collage

This tin foil sea turtle and fish collage was a huge hit with my third grade class. The kids loved... View Article




Romero Britto-Inspired Hearts

Romero Britto is a Brazilian born artist who now lives in Miami, Florida. His modern pop culture art work is known... View Article



Sleigh Bell Holiday Art project

Create a pretty holiday-themed art project using colored paper, marker and chalk pastel for the sleigh bells and colored paper... View Article

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