Printing - Glue & Aluminum Foil Prints
The children use white glue and aluminum foil to create prints with positive and negative lines. For ages 9 to 13. Plan 3 sessions. KEY IDEAS Creating unique effects through relief printing Working with positive and negative lines Understanding and using printing terms Making more than one print from a single printing plate LANGUAGE relief printing, positive lines, negative lines, printing plate, brayer YOU WILL NEED Liquid glue in small squeeze bottles (one per child) Cardboard with a…
10 DIY Musical Instruments for Kids - Planning Playtime
10 Awesome DIY Musical Instruments for kids and toddlers. Kids can make these right at home and enjoy creating music with them.
Making a splash with David Hockney
Students in third grade learned about the artist David Hockney. We focused especially on his California influenced pool paintings from the 60's and 70's. I saw a similar project on the blog "Kids Artists". The students were focusing on line, shape, and color while working on these. We also spent a good bit of time thinking about how our hair and body look different when submerged under water. The kids loved creating the look of weightlessness in their self portrait. Hockney used interesting…
Principles of Design: Contrast, Art Unit
Principles of Design Art Projects & Lessons! This is a Principles of Design: CONTRAST - Art Unit! This full art unit will teach students about the Principle of Design: Contrast through a video presentation, informational handouts, a mini art challenge, and 3 FULL Art Project Tutorials (step-by-s...
Mixed Media Seahorse Art Project for Kids -
A new art project for kids by art teacher, Kathy Barbro. Kinders in my district learn about “amazing animals” around this time of year.That’s the perfect time for a seahorse watercolor resist project. A reading of the “Mister Seahorse” book by Eric Carle will show all the amazing ways fish take care of their young, […]
My pin! This is a Japanese Rainbow fish. The kids learn a new type of fish and they are nly located in certain area. so they are not commonly saw. There was actually a book called rainbow fish. For this you have a cut out of a fish, and some different colored tissue paper as well as construction paper, makers, googly eyes, and you just decorate you fish the way you would like. And then on the tail you tape some different colord streamers and you can hang it up!