Hot Colors Desert

Encourage students to draw something they would see in a desert with the hot colors. To fill up the entire paper, provide a watercolor wash to paint over the crayon in orange or yellow. Print name legibly on the front of the paper (at least an inch from the edge [...]

By |2019-09-27T15:34:47-04:00September 20th, 2016|Comments Off on Hot Colors Desert

Cityscape – City on the Water

Draw a horizon line across your page. Place several rectangles along the top of the line. Fill the rectangles with shapes to represent windows and doors. Fill the buildings with a black Sharpie marker. Use washable markers to create the sky. When a color is used, it is repeated in [...]

By |2019-09-27T15:42:31-04:00August 31st, 2016|Comments Off on Cityscape – City on the Water

Primary Petals

Cut out template. Use an extra sheet of paper to cut out the template of the vase. Have students trace the vase on their paper with a black Sharpie. Older students may be able to draw their own vase, but this step will be helpful for the younger ones. Using [...]

By |2019-09-27T15:44:58-04:00August 25th, 2016|Comments Off on Primary Petals

Sea Turtle

Use a pencil and tracer to create an oval on the sheet of paper. Draw four flippers, a tail, and a head off of the body. Add additional details to the head such as eyes. Draw the design on the shell of the turtle. See page one for more detailed [...]

By |2019-09-27T15:46:17-04:00August 22nd, 2016|Comments Off on Sea Turtle

Floating Donuts

Use watercolors in a wet-on-wet method to paint the background. (Paint the paper first with water and then add the watercolors onto the page.) Allow dry time before moving to step number two. Stamp five to seven ‘donuts’ onto the background. Some of the circles should go off the page. [...]

By |2019-09-27T10:23:46-04:00August 12th, 2016|Comments Off on Floating Donuts

STEAM in the Classroom

The video below contains two great lesson plans that show how you can successfully incorporate art into your STEM/STEAM classroom. Your students will love creating art while incorporating science, technology, engineering and math. As a bonus, both lesson plans work well with an Art to Remember fundraiser! Lesson Plans: Art Draw [...]

By |2019-09-27T16:03:18-04:00September 8th, 2015|Comments Off on STEAM in the Classroom