Kinder’s First Art Project
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As summer winds down, I’m starting to plan for the first few weeks of school. Given that our big art … Read More

Sharpie Marker Alphabet
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Here’s my 2nd grader’s group project for our school’s silent auction. Each student was assigned a letter and made it … Read More

Watercolor and Crayon Name
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You can give your painting skills a practice while you make a pretty sign for your home or classroom. 1. … Read More

Lettering on Acetate
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My afterschool students practiced their lettering with acetate tracings, mounted to photo backgrounds.   1. I printed out this quote “Every … Read More

Halloween Cardboard Signs
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A Pinterest posting inspired this idea for my afterschool Cardboard Crafts class today. There is something about torn tape that … Read More

Doodle Lettering
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There are some really cool new paper-like products out these days. I found YUPO at DickBlick.com, which looks like vellum … Read More

Robert Indiana LOVE Letters
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This Robert Indiana LOVE Letter project provides good dimensional drawing practice, and makes a nice Valentine card too. You can … Read More

Lettering on Acetate
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My afterschool students practiced their lettering with acetate tracings, mounted to photo backgrounds.   1. I printed out this quote “Every … Read More

Graffiti Lettering
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I wanted to introduce my afterschool kids to some very hip-looking lettering styles and new art supplies, so this was … Read More