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 of... View Article

Pinch Pot Animals for Kinder and First Grade

At the request of one of my Kinder teachers (who showed me a very cute ceramic cat and bird inspiration... View Article




How to make Coil Pots

How to make a coil pot is a standard practice in many art rooms, but for me, I held off... View Article



Pinch Pot Monsters

I’m a planner. I like to be prepared. So whatever happened during those last few weeks of school that left... View Article

Working through a Bad Clay Day…

Things had been going so well. Half the year over, successful lessons, sunny days and then…boom! Fifth grade clay day.... View Article

Clay Turtle Project

I’m always looking for simple ceramic lessons for my students. I vary the complexities of the lessons according to grade... View Article