The Magical Forest

December 3, 2016 By

Looking to decorate your classroom or home with an adorable winter project?  I have 2 projects that are very easy, low cost and make a big impact.   Consider creating ………

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Mexican Mirrors

October 2, 2016 By

We love creating a Mexican Marketplace in our school and including different items sold at the marketplace.  Decorative mirrors are commonly found in Mexico at the marketplace and are…

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The Forest.

September 29, 2013 By

These fabulous paintings on watercolor paper were created by 3rd and 4th grade art club members.    Going along with our Nature Studies and Georgia O’Keeffe Unit, we created…

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The Pumpkin Patch

October 10, 2018 By

Creating the Pumpkin With a pencil or sharpie, make two dots. One on the top and one on the bottom, close to the edge of the paper. Next create…

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Mexican Aztec Suns

September 3, 2018 By

Ancient people, like the Aztecs, knew the importance of the sun in their lives but did not understand what it was. The ancient Aztec religion was highly focused on…

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Cave Art Paintings

September 1, 2018 By

Students love creating cave art paintings! Lots of art materials are used for this layered project. I like to have my students create these projects at the beginning of…

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Weaving on Straws

June 12, 2018 By

I have been doing this project for years with my students, and every year my students say how much they love this project. The simple set up and bright…

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Bird Nests

March 30, 2018 By

Spring is one of my favorite seasons to celebrate. What is not to love? I find the beautiful flowers starting to bloom and green grass exploding with color, gives…

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