Foil and Sharpie Suns

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If you’re looking for something different, but don’t want extra prep work, try having students drawing on aluminum foil sheets that are glued (with a glue stick) to a paper … Read More

Cheap Scratcher Sticks

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I’ve found some of the best art supplies at my local Smart & Final (restaurant supply) store. If you ever need scratcher sticks, be it for scratch art paper or … Read More

Sharpies and Fabric

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Here’s a really cool looking project that takes just a few ordinary supplies: cotton knit fabric, permanent markers and rubbing alcohol. The ideal match is with tshirts, but if that … Read More

Popsicle Flag

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The red sticks for these flags are made with just a little liquid watercolor. And if you color them ahead of time, the rest is an easy assembly project for … Read More

Miniature Donuts

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These adorable little donuts were made yesterday out of FIMO clay by a fourth grader. The box measures about 2″ wide, so the donuts are tiny, but easy to make … Read More

Gary’s Tree Stool

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Here’s another great example of my brother-in-law’s woodworking skills. It’s about 18″ tall and incredibly sturdy and strong. I can’t get over how much I like just looking at it.

Gary’s Recycled Fish

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I’m visiting with my sister in Tennessee, and look what her husband Gary made out of old tools. This is so cool and creative, not to mention completely recycled. It … Read More

More Wood Crafts

Here are two more creations from last week’s Recycled Crafts class. Wish I had thought of making my nose with a triangular piece like these two super-creative third graders did.

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