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I’m NOT just a scribble.

Over the summer my husband gifted me with a whole set of books by Diane Alber. At first I thought it was a little crazy of...

Paul Klee’s Cat and Bird

Fourth graders tackled a big paper mache project this year but had to work in small groups to complete it. While they were waiting their turn...

Cleo the Cat

My first graders LOVE oil pastels and do an excellent job with them. When I came across the book Cleo the...

Centers in the Art room

Hello new year! I was a bad art teacher last year and did not keep my website updated at all! I am making it my goal to stay on...

Art Educators Exhibit

It has been an excellent summer but I am very excited to get back into the school groove with all our gators! Here is a brief glimpse of our...

The Grinch

Every year on the last week before Christmas break I have each class follow the How to Draw The Grinch from Art Projects for Kids. I make sure...

The Greening

Louisiana Wildlife was the theme for this year's annual Greening at the Louisiana State Exhibit Museum. We made some paper alligators and gave them some festive origami Santa...

An “Art Break” for our staff!

In October we had a Professional Development day for teachers to dive deep into their data and work together to plan ways to continue supporting and bettering our...

Governor’s Mansion Ornaments

I was honored this year to be able to choose a few students to create ornaments that will decorate trees in the Governor's mansion down in Baton Rouge...

Halloween Bats and Frankenstein Monsters

I love Halloween and I love how these quick activities turned out. I like to try and squeeze in some fun single day lessons when a holiday falls...

Line Design Hands

I came across an image with no link back of this project on Facebook this summer and knew it would be great for a beginning of the year...

String Sculpture

These string sculptures are as funny as the kids who made them. This year is my first year teaching Pre-K so I have been trying out quite a few...