Printing With Leaves

Kindergarten and 1st grade learned all about printing during art this week. It was fun listening to them ‘oooh and ahhh’ each time they peeled a painted leaf from their paper. Natural resources often produce the most effective results 🙂

Coleman B.

Lilli N.

Everett U.

Hunter B.

Brooklyn O.

Bailey L.

Ava F.

Max M.

Aaron H.

Jake B.

Emma G.

Hunter H.

Here are a few photographs of the leaf printing process. The children did an excellent job following instructions 🙂

Painting back of the leaf

Painting back of leaf

Pressing painted leaf on to paper

Washing paint off leaf

Printing table covering with leaf prints at the end of art lesson

Busy hands

Sign of a successful art lesson!!!!!!

Phew!!!!! TIme to clean up

 Multi-media leaf prints!

Coleman B.

Aaron H.

Lilli N.

Ava F.

Bailey L.

Everett U.

Hunter B.

Max M.

Jake B.

Emma G.

Hunter H.

Brooklyn O.

About stephwheatley

Formerly from Britain, I have lived in the USA since 1989. My qualifications are in library science, but I've had a passion for all things artsy and crafty for as long as I can remember! I became the Primary Art Teacher at Shady Oak Christian School in 2009 and am thoroughly enjoying myself. I teach students at both Shady Oak Christian School and Shady Oak Primary School. It's wonderful to be able to share my passion at a place that believes in the importance of learning through creativity. Please check out the Shady Oak websites at http://www.shadyoak.net/ and http://www.shadyoakprimary.com/ to learn more about these unique schools located in Richmond, TX.
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One Response to Printing With Leaves

  1. andy1076 says:

    Beautiful 🙂 🙂

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