One of my goals for the new year is to combine more art projects with math and writing standards. A tessellation is made to create the quilt, personal drawing is … Read More
You can find some beautiful illuminated letters at clipartETC.com. I’ve used them to create this template for a hand colored Christmas card. 1. Print on 8.5×11 card or cover stock in the landscape orientation. … Read More
After many experiments, here’s how my students are finishing their popsicle snowflakes this week. Turns out that tempera paint was too see through, white acrylic paint showed missing glitter, but … Read More
Students can practice their symmetrical drawing while drawing Santa Claus. I recommend having them start by folding their paper to match my dashed lines, it really helps with proportion.
This would make a cute addition to any Thanksgiving table. The new multi-color pipecleaners from Creatology really make the project. You can get all these supplies at your neighborhood craft … Read More
Another idea that originated from stock Halloween illustrations. I think it offers some colorful seasonal fun, and some good symmetrical drawing practice too with those curvy, funky boots. 1. Students … Read More