Inspired by Nature Anatomy & Summer Art Ideas

How many times have you done a lesson on a butterfly and your second graders know more about butterfly anatomy than... View Article


The Great Wave Art Lesson Plan & Video

Inspired by the book “The Great Wave: A Children’s Book Inspired by Hokusai” by Véronique Massenot and Bruno Pilorget and the... View Article


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Art Tip Video: Smoothing Technique

  If you teach painting to kids, you know that one of the most difficult things to do is to... View Article


Art Tip Video: Using Markers in the Art Room

Using markers in the art room is by far one of the easiest mediums to prep for. I love how... View Article


Chengdu: Panda Bear Art Project

I received this book in the mail a few months ago and as soon as I opened up the package and saw... View Article


Creating a Rainbow-Video

A reader asked me how to mix paints the way I do for my art lessons. She asked for a... View Article


Emily Carr Art Lessons

EMILY CARR ART LESSONS For every girl who has dreamed of paving her own path, Emily Carr’s story will surely... View Article


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Paper Weavings + Video

After 10 years of teaching art, I have never done a weaving project. Usually the classroom teachers take care of... View Article


Video: Double Loading Painting Technique

Double loading is a painting technique I use in all my art classes. It’s super easy, eliminates some common painting... View Article