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  • St. Patrick's Day Snakes. *St. Patrick’s Day Snakes - Saint Patrick… According to legend, Saint Patrick drove all the snakes out of Ireland in the 5th century by chasing them off the cliffs, straight into the sea. The truth is, snakes probably never existed on the Emerald Isle in the first place, but that’s no reason not to make a few cute and colorful... Read more »
  • Paper Hearts Art Lesson Plan. *Faux Stained Glass Paper Hearts - Paper Heart Window Decorations Nothing says Valentine’s Day like windows plastered with paper hearts. I still remember loving the bright red and pink shapes that decorated the glass in my elementary school classroom. They are fun to look at and super easy to make. Follow along as I show you two variations on a theme... Read more »
  • Organic Shape and Line Collage *Organic Shape and Line Collage - OBJECTIVES: This lesson is part of our Elements of Art unit. Students have an understanding of the ways line, shape, and color are used to create art. In this lesson they are learning the difference between geometric and organic shapes in the world. Geometric shapes are the basic shapes that have names like circle and... Read more »
  • Free art supplies poster. Found objects poster. Free Art Supplies Poster -
  • Found objects poster. Found Objects Poster -
  • Color Wheel #2 Worksheet -
  • Color wheel worksheet sample. Color Wheel #1 Worksheet -
  • Warm Cool Color Worksheet Sample. Warm/Cool Colours Worksheet -
  • Nature Based Art Activities. Leaf Bursts, Stone Painting and other Nature Based Art Activities - Nature Based Art Activities I’m thrilled to have this post written by guest blogger Leah Mebane. Leah and her family are the creators of a natural paint company called Earth Paint. There are many ways to bring nature into your child’s life by making natural crafts with elements found on a walk through the woods... Read more »
  • Op Art Shaded Shapes Lesson Plan. *Op Art Shaded Shapes - Op Art When something plays tricks on your eyes it is called an Optical Illusion. Op Art is artwork that plays tricks on our eyes. Artist M.C. Escher is famous for having created lots of different kinds of Op Art. Bridget Riley is famous for creating Op Art that looks like it is moving. Sometimes... Read more »