I've been an art instructor for over 14 years and I'm really, really excited about the opportunities that online education can bring to my students!
This altered canvas, based on the book, A Nest for the Savior, by Didi Zayas, is the perfect family activity for the upcoming advent season!
This apple-inspired Project Artwork is a unique twist on the traditional “Cezanne’s Apples” still-life project that has been a staple of art teachers for decades! By combining the subject matter of Paul Cezanne’s famous still lifes AND the modern, cubist ideas of Pablo Picasso, we were able to create some very dynamic apple compositions!
These Australian landscapes of Uluru, or Ayers Rock, with their vibrant colors were a huge success! This Project Artwork was a great way for kids to learn some important art concepts as well as the different ways to use their soft pastels.
If you want your child to be creative, they need a space to create that's all their own. Guess what? There is nothing magical or complicated about this! It's super easy and fun to put together a dedicated art space in your home.
As a parent of an elementary girl and a teen boy, teaching my kiddos to get excited about being creative is a high priority. Here are 5 ideas you can use to motivate your child to enthusiastically create something…