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Art Education Blog for K-12 Art Teachers | SchoolArtsRoom

Art Education Blog for K-12 Art Teachers | SchoolArtsRoom

Using a slab technique, students will create clay monsters using cylinders.

Using a slab technique, students will create clay monsters using cylinders.

Clay Portrait Busts on Extruded Bases  You can see more of my clay and painting lessons at www.johnpost.us/

Clay Portrait Busts on Extruded Bases You can see more of my clay and painting lessons at www.johnpost.us/

I developed this “Cardboard Cubism” lesson plan from an assignment I really enjoyed doing while in college. I first taught it during my student teaching at Alcoa (Tennessee) High School, with Ms. Minda Cedeno, and since, have been able to adapt and use the material in my eighth-grade art classes at Alcoa Middle School. …

Cardboard Cubism

I developed this “Cardboard Cubism” lesson plan from an assignment I really enjoyed doing while in college. I first taught it during my student teaching at Alcoa (Tennessee) High School, with Ms. Minda Cedeno, and since, have been able to adapt and use the material in my eighth-grade art classes at Alcoa Middle School. …

Clay Busts

Clay Busts

Clay Busts by Nancy Walkup, via Slideshare

Clay Busts by Nancy Walkup, via Slideshare

Welcome to our blog! This site showcases the processes and products of 7th and 8th grade art students at Becker Middle School.

Welcome to our blog! This site showcases the processes and products of 7th and 8th grade art students at Becker Middle School.

The Calvert Canvas: Adventures in Middle School Art!

The Calvert Canvas: Adventures in Middle School Art!

art in can

art in can

Art with Mr. Giannetto: 2nd Grade:Self-Portraits

Art with Mr. Giannetto: 2nd Grade:Self-Portraits

Portrait busts - a lesson on proportions - the size of one part of the portrait in relation to the other parts.  Artist Robert Arneson is used as a visual reference.

Portrait busts - a lesson on proportions - the size of one part of the portrait in relation to the other parts. Artist Robert Arneson is used as a visual reference.

Birds for the wall

Pattern Birds on a Wire Wall Decals

Birds for the wall

5th graders created these fabulous snowmen!  Day 1.  1. First students were given a large square piece of clay.  They removed a little piec...

5th graders created these fabulous snowmen! Day 1. 1. First students were given a large square piece of clay. They removed a little piec...

Kids Art Market: Donut Sculpture with Wayne Theibaud

Kids Art Market: Donut Sculpture with Wayne Theibaud

Love this idea.

Love this idea.

Clay sculpture around pringles can.

Clay sculpture around pringles can.