Oct 2, 2013

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Simple Storage Solutions for Art Apr...

Simple Storage Solutions for Art Aprons

Recently an AOE Fan asked: “One of my top pet peeves that I...

May 31, 2013

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Watercolor Flower Bouquets: Free Les...

Watercolor Flower Bouquets: Free Lesson Plan Download

Grade Level: PreK-2 Art Education Lesson Plan Art Elements: Line, Shape,...

May 28, 2013

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Brighten Up with Liquid Watercolors

Brighten Up with Liquid Watercolors

You might be thinking that between acrylics, tempera, tempera cakes, and...

May 24, 2013

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Using Chalk to Create Vibrant Wax Re...

Using Chalk to Create Vibrant Wax Resist Paintings

I love to teach and use wax-resist painting in the art room.  From crayons to...

May 23, 2013

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Paste Paper 101

Paste Paper 101

The end of the year is all about using up old supplies. Because of this, paste...

May 21, 2013

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Watercolor Pencils: Providing Painti...

Watercolor Pencils: Providing Painting Control in the Art Room

Have your students ever completed a beautiful and intricate drawing...

Apr 22, 2013

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Shish-ka-Beads: Simplified Beadmakin...

Shish-ka-Beads: Simplified Beadmaking

Shish-ka-what? That’s right, beads on a stick! My students love wearing...

Jul 27, 2012

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Bob Ross Remixed: Must See for Art T...

Bob Ross Remixed: Must See for Art Teachers and Students Alike

You may have seen the Mr. Roger’s Remix that went viral on YouTube. This...

Jun 11, 2012

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Teach Your Students to Paint Like an...

Teach Your Students to Paint Like an Impressionist: Free Lesson Plan Download

Grade Level: 3-5 Art Education Lesson Plan Art Elements: Color Art Skills:...

Apr 4, 2012

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Nora’s First Masterpiece

Nora’s First Masterpiece

Do you ever have those moments you’ve been waiting for your whole life...

Feb 22, 2012

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It’s a Piece of ‘Tempra&...

It’s a Piece of ‘Tempra’ Cake!

Do you think choosing the correct paint to is easy? I don’t!  I wish...

Oct 4, 2011

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Baby Update

Baby Update

No baby yet- but we are in the correct month! We are anxiously awaiting the...