Mosaic Bean Art
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Students can make some beautiful mosaic bean art, thanks to lots of varieties you can find at your local grocery … Read More

Mixing Colors for a Fall Leaf
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There is no digital replacement for mixing colors for a fall leaf painting, and I was reminded again how much … Read More

Free Thanksgiving Mural
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In the spirit of giving this holiday week, I’d like to offer this free Thanksgiving Mural PDF template. The five-page … Read More

Draw a Turkey
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Here’s my popular “Draw A Turkey” tutorial in a format that is more computer friendly. If you prefer something you … Read More

Turkey Coloring Page
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Need a follow up turkey coloring sheet for a Thanksgiving lesson? Or maybe just looking for a good adult coloring … Read More

Draw a Cartoon Turkey
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For something new, draw a cartoon turkey and then make up a funny story about him or her. This guy … Read More

How to Paint a Pumpkin
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Here is a look at my how to paint a pumpkin instructions, if you’d like a peek at one of … Read More

Mosaic Art with Tape
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The best reason to make this mosaic art is the ease take comes with using tape. Anyone who has tried … Read More

Mayflower Ship Craft Project
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You can learn how to make a Mayflower Ship craft project, using just a few inexpensive craft supplies and a … Read More

Batik Pumpkin Art
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This batik pumpkin art is meant to imitate the real thing, a resist-dyeing process that originated in Indonesia. Children can … Read More

How to Draw a Pumpkin
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There are many “How to Draw a Pumpkin” tutorials out there. This is my take on what I would share … Read More

Fall Leaf Art
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You can make a pretty leaf art project with just some paper towels, glue and paint. Learning how to add … Read More

Hand Print Turkey
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The idea of a hand print turkey has been around for awhile. Here’s a twist using a craft foam hand … Read More

Zentangle Leaves
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Second grade students made these Zentangle leaves with lots of different Sharpie patterns. I challenged them to try to make … Read More

Turkey Matchbox Art
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Here’s a turkey matchbox art idea – made from pom poms and felt, and a box colored to look like … Read More

How to Draw a Turkey
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Looking for some turkey art inspiration? Here are some variations I’ve tried over the years. Marker, watercolor, tempera and poster … Read More

Clay Thumb Owl
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Here’s a non-firing option for finishing a clay project that I was happy to try out last year. My students … Read More

Matchbox Art with Leaves
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I’m continuing this class after school, which starts with a pre-folded box and allows students to color the inside insert … Read More

More Harvest Festival Banners
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If you need some inexpensive fall festival art, it doesn’t get much cheaper than this. Just rolls of paper, thick … Read More

Mayflower Map
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  This Mayflower Map would be a good follow up to a history lesson. It requires some fine motor skill … Read More

Harvest Festival Banners
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What do you do when you have just a few days to make decorations for a school festival? Good old … Read More

Turkey Art
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This scratch turkey art technique is called “sgraffito’, and it works great for turkey feather lines and more. • View … Read More

Thanksgiving Coloring Page
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Need an easy Thanksgiving coloring page? Or maybe just looking for a good one for yourself? Here’s a turkey that … Read More

Mosaic Art with Beans
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Students can make some beautiful mosaic art with beans, thanks to lots of varieties you can find at your local … Read More

How to Make a Mayflower Ship
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You can learn how to make a Mayflower Ship, using just a few inexpensive craft supplies and a leftover coffee … Read More

Leaf Painting
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I like using grids to organize art and fill a page at the same time. It eliminates the “tiny drawing … Read More

Turkey on a Stick
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My Turkey on a Stick project continues, and as I expected, my students came up with some amazing creations today. … Read More

Fall Leaf Art with Crayons and Watercolor
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For this fall leaf art project, students were asked to let crayons and paint do what they do best – … Read More

Recycled Turkey on a Stick
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This ingenious idea for making turkeys from old food boxes comes from My Plum Pudding. It’s a great use of … Read More

Step by Step Pumpkin Painting
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Here is a look at my step by step pumpkin painting instructions, if you’d like a peek at one of … Read More

Pumpkin Art Made from Trash
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This pumpkin art truly turns trash into something beautiful. Use old bags for the soft inside, rubber bands to make … Read More

White on Black Turkey
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Happy almost Thanksgiving everyone! Here’s one more creative way to draw a turkey. You just need a white poster marker … Read More

Pipe Cleaner Turkey
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This would make a cute addition to any Thanksgiving table. The new multi-color pipecleaners from Creatology really make the project. … Read More

Draw the Mayflower
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I showed my students how to draw the Mayflower last fall and was happy to see so many make beautifully … Read More

Turkey Coloring Page
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Need a follow up turkey coloring page for a Thanksgiving lesson? Or maybe just looking for a good adult coloring … Read More

Draw and Paint a Turkey
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To paint a turkey with some lovely shades of brown, just have students use dissolved instant coffee grounds for their … Read More

Pickup Truck Painting
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I wanted to do something different with my last watercolor class, but still keep it with the fall season. I … Read More

Scarecrow Marker Drawing
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The goal of this drawing was to make a nice composition that had good contrast in color. In other words, … Read More

How to Draw a Turkey
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Here’s my popular “How to Draw A Turkey” tutorial in a format that is more computer friendly. If you prefer … Read More

How To Draw A Turkey
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Here’s my popular “Draw A Turkey” tutorial in a format that is more computer friendly. If you prefer something you … Read More

Sgraffito Turkey Art
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This sgraffito turkey art comes from making your own scratch art paper that has a drawing underneath. The key is … Read More

Draw the Mayflower
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I showed my students how to draw the Mayflower last fall and was happy to see so many make beautifully … Read More

How to Draw a Pumpkin
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I’ve reformatted my “How to Draw A Pumpkin Tutorial” into my new pdf format. Pumpkins are still my very favorite … Read More

Happy Thanksgiving!
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These lovely turkeys were shared with me awhile back, but they are still some of my favorite. Volunteer art docent … Read More

Ceramic Clay Turkey
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I found this ceramic clay turkey project in my Arts & Activities magazine, and have used it successfully with second … Read More

Hand Print Turkey
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The idea of a hand print turkey has been around for awhile. Here’s a twist using a craft foam hand … Read More

Turkey Coloring Page
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Need a follow up turkey coloring page for a Thanksgiving lesson? Or maybe just looking for a good adult coloring … Read More

Pipe Cleaner Turkey Tutorial
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This pipe cleaner turkey would make a cute addition to any Thanksgiving table. I love how new multi-color pipe cleaners … Read More

Pipe Cleaner Turkey
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This would make a cute addition to any Thanksgiving table. The new multi-color pipecleaners from Creatology really make the project. … Read More

One More Turkey Drawing
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I’ve found a lot of great drawing ideas over at www.fotosearch.com. If you ever get stuck for new ways of … Read More

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