Monthly Archives: December 2010

PENGUIN TREATS

Like snowmen, penguins are a winter project, rather than a Christmas project.  These little guys are made with half pint milk cartons, which there are an abundance of at school.    These go together very quickly, so if you want to … Continue reading

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WINTER SNOWMEN

The first thing we want to do after the first big snow storm is to build a snowman.  The 5th grade watched a Power Point showing different artists’ versions of the snowman.  Google images of “snowman art,” makes it really … Continue reading

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GINGERBREAD MAN/SNOWMAN MITTENS

Teachers and students alike appreciate easy to make Christmas decorations for their classroom.  For variety, one side of this hanging project shows a snowman and the other side is a gingerbread man—they both are stuffed in a mitten. I used … Continue reading

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SNOWMAN BOOKMARK TAGS

These flakey friends are ready to bookmark your favorite Christmas story.  Shaped like shipping tags and printed on file folder, these bookmarks have a rustic look.  Tuck one in with a book gift this year. Look for, “Snowman Bookmarks,” in … Continue reading

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WHITE TREES ON BLACK SCENE

Simple beauty.  That describes this simple work of art.  White paper folded and cut in the shape of trees, a star and subtle lines of iridescent glitter on a background of black.  Unbelievably outstanding. Find this project, “White Trees on … Continue reading

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ANGEL SIGN WITH ANGELS

These little angels are cute in their colored dresses and feather wings, ribbon legs and button feet.  I think they would be really cute using white for the dresses and feather wings, and twine for the legs. Brown or black … Continue reading

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