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Tag: Kid’s art

Tangle Doodle Hands and Names – A visual step-by-step guide

Tangle Doodle Hands and Names – A visual step-by-step guide

I’ve always loved the way each one of these projects turned out. This time I included the kids’ names (which are not displayed in the pictures here in order to protect the kids’ privacy), written in bubble fonts by the kids and decorated in lines […]

Monoprinting Sunset Boats

Monoprinting Sunset Boats

Here is a simple icebreaker lesson I created for a group of new lower primary (7 to 9 years old) students. It sure was a hit, uses quite a number of fun techniques and made the kids feel ‘grown up’ on the first day of […]

Perspective Sheep Art Lesson

Perspective Sheep Art Lesson

Here’s an art lesson to teach children about Perspective. Here’s what you’ll need: White sheet of paper. I used A3 size. Tempera Paint – Blue, Yellow, Black and White Black Grease pencil or oil pastel for drawing A lesson on perspective I showed some pictures […]

Rainy Day – Colour Wheel Art Lesson

Rainy Day – Colour Wheel Art Lesson

Here’s a beautiful rainy (stormy?) day art lesson from last year. I wanted to do a colour wheel lesson and was happy to let the kids explore with water colours. Not only did it work excellently for the theme, but it was a welcome change […]

Still-life Flowers Art Lesson

Still-life Flowers Art Lesson

  This was one of our beautiful art projects from last year. It’s simple to plan and setup and it is a great lesson on “look and observe” too. The Setup The setup was very simple. Since I was preparing at the last minute for […]

Texture and Pattern Lion

Texture and Pattern Lion

Learning patterns and textures can be a lot of fun. We read a basic pattern and texture book and went through a lot of examples before starting the project. The lion was drawn step by step and we followed a photo from national geographic magazine. […]

Pete the Cat Comic Strip Art Project

Pete the Cat Comic Strip Art Project

I’ve been thinking of creating a Pete the Cat art project for quite a while now and finally fixed on a comic strip. It was high time too, the kids had fun as they made their own comic and learnt a lot too. It was […]

Starry Night in cityscape art project

Starry Night in cityscape art project

Van Gogh’s Starry Night must be one of the most repeated art lesson all around the world. I decided to try it at my art class. The results were amazing.