Fall Leaf Art Projects for Kids

Fall is a great time to start new art projects with your children.  With all the colorful leaves and foliage there is plenty of inspiration to be found. These Fall leaf art projects are designed to teach children new ways they can color, shade and create texture with different art...

Sumi-e Painting for Kids

Sumi-e is a form of Japanese painting involving a bamboo brush, ink, and rice paper. Even young children can learn the different techniques and brush strokes of this ancient, and still modern art form. Materials: Sumi-e Ink Paintbrush Rice Paper Practice Material: Watercolor Paint Construction Paper Suggested Resources for a Unit Study:  Sumi-e is the timeless art of Japanese...

Pollock Art Project for Kids

Action Jackson was most known for his painting styles and techniques. He placed his canvas on the floor and used a varitey of different brushes and tools to drip paint. This is a great activitiy for younger children to explore paint splatteringand drips. Materials:  White Paper Paint Water Toothbrush, Straws, Eye Droppers ect. Pollack Art Card   Suggest...

Seurat Art Project for Kids

Pointillism is a fun artistic technique for any age level! Children enjoy making these representational pieces of artwork. This is a great craft for children who like to work on details. Materials:  White Paper or Printable Template Paint or Stamping Ink Pad Pencil with NEW Eraser Seurat Art Card   Suggest Resources for a Unit Study:      ...

Tiger Eyes Oil Pastel Tutorial

We are getting tons of use from our Crayola Oil Pastels. I've purchased other pastel kits in the past, but I love the amount of crayon you get with this set. They are so much thicker and have lasted us much longer. Plus they are nice for little hands. Amazon currently has...