Monthly Archives: March 2013

FOIL ART ALA WILLIAM DANIELS

William Daniels is a young artist, born in 1976 in Brighton, England.  Daneils uses oil paints on wood to create his trompe l’oeil styled art. Before making his art, inspired by famous historical paintings, he constructs models of what he … Continue reading

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HAPPY EASTER BUTTERFLY CARD

This is an easy Easter card for the kids, in any grade, to make.  Because everyone can use the colors they want on the card, you’re sure to get many unique cards.  I used colored pencils to color this card, … Continue reading

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IRIS FOLDING EASTER CROSS

The iris folding technique, which resembles the iris of the eye or the lens of a camera, can be used to make greetings cards or a picture to be framed.  Strips of paper are folded in half and then stacked … Continue reading

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BIBLE VERSE EASTER CROSS

This project uses a cross drawn over a puzzle pieces page.  We, God’s people, are the puzzle pieces joined together in communion with Jesus Christ, also a piece of the puzzle.  By His suffering and death on the cross, He … Continue reading

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EASTER PROJECT DRAWINGS

There are six Easter drawings included in this project.  The drawings can be used by any class and with a variety of different art supplies.  I have added suggestions and samples of a few ways to use the drawings, but … Continue reading

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LENTEN MILAGROS CROSS

Milagros is a Spanish word for “miracle” or “surprise,” and for many years the little charms have been used in prayer petitions and thanksgiving.  For example:  If your request is to heal a broken relationship, or for someone who has … Continue reading

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