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PAINTED PAPER TOWEL CATS

Sometimes, after finishing a painted art project and having used paper towels to clean up, you notice that the paper towels are a beautiful print. Instead of throwing them away, you can use them to make these painted paper towel … Continue reading

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RADIAL MOTIF DESIGNS

This is an exciting project for the students. Trace a circle shape on a piece of paper. The template included here will make a completed circle about eighteen inches in diameter. To make a smaller circle, trace a circle on … Continue reading

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STARTING A NEW SCHOOL YEAR 2017-2018

Kids & Glitter is this blog where all the art projects I used while volunteering as art teacher at Holy Trinity Elementary, can be found.  All are complete, with patterns and directions, and free for you to use. Since I … Continue reading

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CALENDAR PAGE BUTTERFLY

Teachers:  I think you and your students will love making these butterflies.  They look beautiful adhered to a mirror or on a window.   I’ve always hated to throw away old calendars because of the beautiful colored photos.  This project … Continue reading

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LENT TO EASTER

This Lenten project is meant to encourage the children to stay motivated throughout the Lenten season.  While doing this Lenten craft, use the opportunity to share, with the children, the need for prayer and giving.  Have them suggest specific actions … Continue reading

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WIRE COAT HANGER SCARECROW

This is a wire coat hanger project just in time for Halloween.  The patterns are for a two sided project, but if you want, you can use the patterns for (Side I) only.  We did this last year with the 5th … Continue reading

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