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I was inspired by the K-12 Art teachers of Nashville while looking for ideas to use for a lesson to go with my Chihuly in Action video after FCAT testing.  My 4th and 5th grade students finished this sculpture just in time ~ our custodian and tech specialist helped me put it on display in the middle of the last day of school!

idea for WAC Attack.

Upper Elementary Chihuly, I love that they could be involved with the process of manipulating the plastic with the heat gun.

Chihuly Inspired Plastic Sculptures - not really for preschoolers - but still interesting

The kids brought in hundreds of bottles.  We painted, cut, splayed with a heat gun (teacher use only), and strung to create a Chihuly inspir...

The kids brought in hundreds of bottles. We painted, cut, splayed with a heat gun (teacher use only), and strung to create a Chihuly inspir.

A blog about teaching children the basics of art and crafting.

Holly's Arts and Crafts Corner: Art Project Inspired Sculpture shrinky dink paper, permanent markers, and a glue gun

Art Lessons-Sculpture I Tape People 2

Art Lessons: The Tape Person Project

Art @ Massac: Chihuly Macchias  Collaborative

Art @ Massac: Chihuly Macchias from the Friday November 2013 post Turn decorated coffee filters upside down an a plastic cup and starch and dry them then hot glue to a display paper.

MNPS Chihuly Art Lessons: Chihuly Sculpture 4th Grade Carter Lawrence Elementary

FOR ART TEACHERS EVERYWHERE! Chihuly Art Lesson: water bottle, covered in foil and extended out, then covered in tissue paper/glue (for shiny effect.) Then, attached to tall sculpture using and dowel rods