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HE SO LOVED THE WORLD

The colored tissue paper gives this project almost a stained glass look.  I used two colors of blue and two colors of green for the sample, but other combinations of tissue could be used.  Then the background color would be … Continue reading

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TISSUE PAPER PAINTING

This tri-panel Silhouette has a tissue painted background.  Water is brushed over colored tissue paper and then removed.   We used torn pieces of tissue paper, rather than cut squares, to give the painting a sunset appearance.  This project was so … Continue reading

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IN A GALAXY FAR, FAR, AWAY

In a galaxy far, far, away….   Just looking at pictures of the stars and planets in the galaxy gives you a wonderous feeling.  I put together a Power Point presentation of the galaxy, and the kids were in awe of … Continue reading

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MARY AND JESUS

This is a new project that the 4th Grade did this week.  Christmas card pictures of Mary and Jesus were selected to be a guide for our oil pastel art.   Students  lightly drew an outline with pencil before starting with the oil pastels.  … Continue reading

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HAPPY FALL TURKEY

We can always find puzzle pieces for our art projects.   You know how sooner or later a piece or two of our favorite puzzle turns up missing.  We hate to throw the whole puzzle away, but the trouble is, it’s … Continue reading

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TURKEY NAPKIN HOLDER

This little turkey is a very easy project that can be used as a napkin holder or in a centerpiece with autumn leaves and pine cones.  I used 12″ x 12″ pieces of colored tissue paper for the centerpiece.  I … Continue reading

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HOPPY EASTER

I call this a poster because the background of this project is a 12” X 18” piece of construction paper.   It does take more than an hour to finish and the project could be done in two sessions instead of … Continue reading

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JUST SITTIN

“Sittin Chicken” is a project that teaches the student how to trace and cut out pattern pieces to use in a craft.  They learn the importance of tracing and cutting carefully so pieces fit.   For all the supplies needed and … Continue reading

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