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SUNSET IN CHALK

Any elementary class would love this art project. To begin with, they are fascinated with the method we used for the sunset.  We used torn brown grocery bags for this. Then made the colorful sky using different colors of chalk.  Black … Continue reading

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COUNTRY HARVEST

It’s fall and we are producing a harvest landscape.   This landscape is to  include certain fall items,  but it was up to each student to decide where to put the items.  This is a project where we stress perspective and, more importantly, “following directions.”   These 4th … Continue reading

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BATIK ON A COFFEE FILTER

Batik is the name for a technique of dyeing fabrics.  First, melted wax is applied on the areas of the fabric that is not to be colored.   Then the fabric is soaked in dye—the wax prevents the dye from penetrating … Continue reading

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