Monthly Archives: December 2013

MAKE VINTAGE SANTAS

I love these vintage Santas.  I’m a Santa collector so I’m always looking for unique Santas.  These are easy to make vintage Santas made by printing the Santa image onto brown grocery bag paper.  This “Vintage Santas” project is found … Continue reading

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RED BIRD VISIT

Imagine walking in a distant, winter dried forest.  Suddenly a flash of color catches your eye and as you turn to see what it is, you see a cardinal light on a bare bush.  The beauty of the red bird, … Continue reading

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CEREAL BOX NATIVITY

This cereal box Nativity is a great classroom project that doesn’t take an extraordinary amount of preparation.  This project is made by cutting a cereal box and painting the inside of it.  The Nativity figures are free images that can … Continue reading

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WE’LL TRIM THE TREE

After the students do this project, it can be used as a Christmas card or as a wall hanging.  So many art classes are limited to an hour or less, so patterns and directions are welcomed by the busy classroom … Continue reading

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FOLLOW THE STAR COUNTDOWN CALENDAR

You know that from now until Christmas the kids are going to ask, many times, “How many days ‘til Christmas?”  Help them make a countdown calendar like this one so they can see how many days are left.  The star … Continue reading

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THE SNOWMAN

You can almost feel the cold depicted in this blustery winter scene.  The wispy clouds continue to spread their snowflakes, even as they appear to be slowly moving away.  At first, it appears the picture is of a distant field, … Continue reading

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