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...

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...

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...

Stick Person Portrait

Many years ago when I was preparing for my first day of teaching I wanted to plan all my lessons so that the kids got to learn something...