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 fundraiser happens each fall, I try to work ahead and line up … 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 as fancy and colorful as could be. I decoupaged it to a … 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 just makes the coolest looking letters. The more uneven and lopsided they … 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 but feels like plastic. It’s great to paint on or trace with … 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 decide whether stencils are best or not. If short on time or … Read More