Circles, Rings, Concentric Things!

Circles, Rings, Concentric Things!

It all Starts with a Great Book Exploring ART PLAY by Marion Deuchars My husband gave me this lovely book for Valentine’s Day and I just got around to really looking at it. It’s fantastic! It’s full of easy ideas for all ages of people, not just kids, and really can be used by anyone, … Continue reading »

Hearts and Flowers Sponge Art

Hearts and Flowers Sponge Art

Use Cut Sponges as Stamps in Print Making   Have fun with your children making beautiful Valentine’s Day art for family and friends. Use new slightly moistened sponges (for protection from bacteria with used sponges), and draw an outline of a heart or flower onto sponge with a watercolor pastel or a Sharpie. Adult cuts … Continue reading »

Accidental Print Making

Accidental Print Making

Using paper plates to make designs   By Connie Goldin   Materials—-Kids, Paper Plates, Glitter Glue, Paper Technique 1. Squish a bunch of glitter glue on plate. 2. Ponder next step. 3. Smash glue with a clean paper plate. 4. Peel off. You’ve made a duplicate! 5. Press duplicate plate on clean piece of paper. … Continue reading »