In the Art Room: Art Room Rules
Yesterday, some pretty big and exciting news was released: I'll be teaming up with The Art of Education in the creation of Everyday Art Room, a podcast dedicated to all things elementary art teacherin'! I sat down with Tim Bogatz, the co-'caster of Art Ed Radio to share the fun news. You can listen to our chat here and catch my very first podcast next Thursday. I'm super excited! I do hope you'll take a listen. In one of the first podcasts, I'll be chatting about how I start my school year…
Miniature Landscapes by Sarah Kaplan
As many of my friends know, I am rather obsessed with mini worlds--from magical fairy lands to intricate snow globes--just about anything else tiny enough for my imagintation to get lost in. As I was exploring lesson ideas for this month’s theme of value (the relative lightness o
First Day of School for Art Class
Are you nervous about starting the school year? Or are you excited to get things going? Even though this is my lucky 13th year teaching, I still get anxious to go back. It’s a combo of ner…
Famous Artist Quotes -Art Quotes to Inspire Creativity - The Kitchen Table Classroom
Let these famous artist quotes encourage each of you to embrace creativity in whatever form suits you! Free watercolor inspirational art quotes to inspire!
In the Art Room: My Favorite Sub Plans!
An elementary art teacher blog with art projects and lessons, DIY projects and outfit photos as well as clothing I have made myself.
Cardboard Projects · Art Projects for Kids
I keep finding the cutest cardboard crafts for kids at this site called Krokotak.com. They seem to have a knack for collecting really original ideas, which is not easy these days.
Cardboard Craft Ideas for a rainy day - Tigerlilly Quinn
I almost always have an abundance of cardboard boxes. Which led me to search 'cardboard craft ideas' one stormy day, when I had just about enough of
A Painted Branch // Collaborative Art with Kids
Collect branches, or just one branch, from outside and use tempera paints for a collaborative art experience for kids.