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LEARN HOW TO DRAW A ZENTANGLE

Have you ever noticed the doodle art called Zentangle? I find this method fascinating and I found some articles that I believe would be perfect for elementary art classes. Wikipedia says, “The Zentangle Method is an easy-to-learn, relaxing, and fun … Continue reading

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REINDEER ANTICS

I’m sure that at this time of year, all Santa’s reindeer are excited about Christmas. In my imagination, the littlest reindeer are also anticipating receiving gifts, which have them jumping and tumbling with joy. So, to share this mental image, … Continue reading

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WINTER CALM

The weather is cold and it’s been snowing. Even though I don’t particularly like cold weather, I do appreciate the quiet and beauty of falling snow. This art project is simple and I expect to see a wide variety of … Continue reading

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SNOWMEN ON WATCH

Who better to watch over you while you prepare for Christmas than a group of watchful snowmen?  These little guys will put a smile on your face and a holiday spirit in your heart.  Why not put them in a … Continue reading

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PLEASE AND THANK YOU

PLEASE… I notice that occasionally, when clicking on a project listed in one of the Galleries, you are taken to just a picture of the project, not the directions for the project.  I don’t know why that happens, but I … Continue reading

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CUT PAPER OWL CRAFT

This was such a fun project that I was anxious to share it with you.  When I was on vacation this fall, I found this owl decoration in one of the stores and thought it would make a nice art … Continue reading

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ACORN OF THANKS

The best part of the holiday of Thanksgiving is that it reminds us of how blessed we are.  It’s important that we stress to our children that God is the source of all that we have and that we should thank … Continue reading

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GLITTER LEAVES

The beautiful and varied shapes of leaves make for wonderful art.  This project  allows the 3rd Grade to practice their skills of tracing, using a ruler and following directions.   This picture doesn’t show the glitter,  but it is especially beautiful with the glitter added. … Continue reading

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