Calder Circus Car

Alexander Calder was born in Philadelphia in 1898. Calder is most famous for inventing the MOBILE which is a balanced sculpture that... View Article


PK

60

Min

How to Draw & Paint a Turkey

Need a quick and easy 40-minute art lesson for your Kinders or first grade class? For the last day of my Fall... View Article


90

Min

Play Doh Colorwheel Activity

This is a great way to teach the color-wheel for young children. I’m not sure where this lesson originated but... View Article


K

30

Min

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


How to Draw & Paint Ferry Boats

Growing up on Prince Edward Island offered me the opportunity to travel to the mainland by ferry boat.  We loved... View Article


1

Easy Watercolor Process Lesson

Honestly. It’s like the kids have never seen this before. The ooh’s and ahhh’s that result in painting over an... View Article


Colorful Painted Owl Art Project

I’ve been playing around with this lesson for a while now. I created this free owl drawing guide and have been... View Article


55

Min

Sea Turtles Drawing & Painting Lesson

This sea turtle art project was inspired by this Under-the-Sea Chalk Lesson. To keep the project manageable for first graders, I... View Article


1

55

Min

Winter Art Projects for Grades K-2

Winter in our Southern California school last a few short weeks and it’s no coincidence that these weeks fall just before... View Article