Mess Free Painting with Egg Carton -
Mess Free Painting with Egg Carton, Mom Hack! pour in paint, container also easily holds paintbrushes and when done, toss egg carton out -
Splat Art: Explore Science and Art in Preschool
Explore gravity while painting with friends. Great for preschool, kindergarten, homeschool . . . and I bet older kiddos would love it too!
Surrealist Collage Pattern Portraits
For our final work in our portrait unit, we completed a Surrealist-style collage drawing. We had previously spent a lot of time drawing realistic portraits and features so this time around we completely "cheated" with the face part of the work by starting with a magazine portrait (human or animal). This artwork was of great inspiration for us as well as the Surrealist work of Dali and Kahlo. I used the steps found here to build this lesson from. We used Crayola markers for the color wash in…
Modigliani Self-Portraits in Grade Three
I found this lesson idea over at Art Projects for Kids and decided to try it with my grade three students. I am a new fan of Amedeo Modigliani and the kids are too. After looking at many of the ar…
How to Draw a Face - 25 Step by Step Drawings and Video Tutorials
How to Draw a Face : Here’s a simple way to place the features accurately when drawing a head. First draw a vertical line down the middle of the face. Then draw a horizontal line halfway
Easy Stop Motion Animation for Beginners | TinkerLab
This Stop Motion Animation project is easy to set up in minutes, and a great way to encourage STEAM concepts with children.
A timeline of modern & contemporary art artists by movement, school, style, period, theme & art prize… Looking for the history in artist movements and who the players were? Here’…
Floating on to ___ grade!! End of the year project!
IF you are like me, you are looking for FUN, yet simple projects for the end of the school year!! I got this idea from this fabulous blog called The Lost Sock I found these great videos to show the students before they get started! Bubbles from baris parildar on Vimeo. First we talked about the properties of bubbles. I blew some bubbles for the kids to look at (with their hands in their laps...pure torture) but I really wanted them to use their eyes. What shape is the shiney? Where is the…
Exploring Narrative in Art: Tips for Teaching Art Appreciation Through Story
One of the best ways for a student to connect with art is through the narrative in art. Learn tips on how to teach art appreciation using story.