NEW! Mini Master Murals 2

This Mini Mural Set consists of three smaller versions of these popular murals: “Sunflowers” by Van Gogh, “Red Room” by Matisse, and “Tree of LIfe” by Klimt. FINISHED DIMENSIONS: • Sunflowers: 23″ x 31″ • Red Room: 31″ x 24″ • Tree of Life: 30″ x 30″ To purchase and download for just $5, visit My … Read More

Sunflower Mural from Orangevale, CA

Kelli from Orangevale Adventist School shared the Van Gogh Sunflower Mural that her students recently finished. The artwork is amazing enough, but the framing and the quote on the wall are just the perfect finishing touch, if you ask me. Thanks again for sending this Kelli, I’m sure it will inspire lots of readers! Note: The … Read More

Van Gogh’s Bedroom Mural $5

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Throughout Van Gogh’s career, he painted everything around him: landscapes, people in his town, even the shoes he wore. In Van Gogh’s “Bedroom in Arles” painting he shows a room in his rented house in the town of Arles. This house, his Studio of the South, used many of his favorite techniques – no shadows, and … Read More

Van Gogh’s Sunflower Mural

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Vincent Van Gogh painted a total of seven versions of his famous sunflower painting. But for all their amazing vibrant color, no one would buy them until after his death. You can make your own by purchasing my $5 template in my PDF Store.

Award-Winning Starry Night Quilt

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Congratulations to Alina Polta who used my Starry Night mural template to make an art quilt for a fall Quilt Arkansas show, and won 2nd place! I love the rich colors and quilted texture, it really is a beautiful piece. Congrats to you Alina on an amazing work of art!

Starry Night Skyline

Vincent Van Gogh’s “Starry Night” painting has inspired many an art project, and this is just one more. 1. Students to make several large yellow oil pastel circles of various sizes on a sheet of watercolor paper. Next they draw with a blue oil pastel lots of curvy lines that go around all the yellow circles. … Read More

Simple Starry Night

I like having students make their own simplified version of famous paintings, which can encourage their appreciation of the original. 1. View Van Gogh’s “Starry Night”, and discuss the composition; the foreground tree, the middle ground hills, and the background stars. 2. On a 12″ x 9″ turquoise paper, have the students draw their own simple … Read More

Starry City Night

Vincent Van Gogh’s “Starry Night” painting has inspired many an art project, and this is just one more. This time it’s with a city skyline. MATERIALS • Watercolor paper • Oil pastels • Liquid watercolor paint, blue • Black card stock paper • Scissors • Glue stick DIRECTIONS 1. Distribute 9″ x 12″ watercolor paper, and … Read More