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Mixed Media Turtles

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3rd -5th grade students created these fabulous, mixed media, compositions. Cut outs of turtles were decorated with painted paper in mosaic style. Painted paper was also used to create seaweed.

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Mixed Media Trees

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3rd, 4th and 5th grade created a mixed media tree composition using water color paint, torn newspaper and sponged tempera paint. Each student was given a large piece of white paper. They first had to draw a rough outline of a … Continue reading

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All About Me Self Portraits

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For a Mother’s Day gift I decided to have the children work on a self portrait. Each student was given an 11 x 14 canvas. The hardest part of drawing a self portrait is getting the dimensions right. To help … Continue reading

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Mother’s Day Flowers on Canvas with 3D Vase

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Kindergarten and Bridge created a delightful art piece for Mother’s Day. They worked on a mixed media piece depicting a bunch of flowers in a vase. Each student was given a small canvas. They sponged a background color on to … Continue reading

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Valentine Hearts: Painting with Bleeding Art Tissue

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K/1 celebrated Valentine’s Day all week in the art room by completing two heart inspired projects. The first one involved using bleeding tissue paper. This is a great resource for younger students not only for its ease of use, but … Continue reading

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Cezanne Inspired Mixed-Media Pears

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  2nd and 3rd grade worked on a mixed-media project this week inspired by the artist, Paul Cezanne. I saw the following picture on the Artsonia website http://www.artsonia.com/museum/art.asp?id=9274208&exhibit=295430&gallery=y and thought this would be an enjoyable way for the students to experience … Continue reading

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Ship on a Stormy Sea

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In recognition of Columbus Day k/1 worked on a mixed-media project depicting an ancient ship on the ocean. This was an ambitious project for k/1 as it involved multi-step instructions. But it also allowed them to use a variety of mediums … Continue reading

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Rudolph the red-nosed reindeer on a roof top!

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Kindergarten and 1st grade worked on their second ‘Artware by You’ project this week and this one was Christmas themed. This art work was a mixed media composition, consisting of water color paint, construction paper, crayons and markers. To create … Continue reading

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