How to Manage Absent Students

One of the most common management dilemmas in the art room is how to deal with students who arrive in... View Article

Making Connections with Art History: Paul Cézanne

When children create art and find real way to connect to an artist or a painting, the experience is both... View Article

3 Steps to a Successful Art Show: AME 084

This is a special bonus episode in response to a beautiful outpouring from a Sparkler inside our private Facebook Group.... View Article



Classroom Teachers Guide for Teaching Art: AME 076

You may wonder how you can teach art to your students if you don’t consider yourself an artist.  Here’s the thing…I... View Article



DSSLive! Recap…

In many ways, a Deep Space Sparkle Workshop is like a wedding. Months of planning, fussing over menus and tablecloths,... View Article

6 Factors for a Successful Management Plan: AME 053

Classroom management is one of the hardest elements of being an art teacher. If you don’t have a plan, philosophy... View Article



Teaching Art at Home: AME 049

With the deadline of my first book approaching, I have uncovered a few differences between teaching art in a small... View Article



The 5 Worst Mistakes I made as an Art Teacher

    If you have taught art for any length of time, no doubt you have accumulated a few misses... View Article

How to Incorporate STEAM Projects Into Your Art Room: AME 045

Are you wondering what STEAM based art education is all about?  Art teacher Amy Zschaber will shine the light on... View Article