Bubble Painting Envelopes = 1/2 cup of water, 2 Tablespoons of paint, and a few squirts of dish soap in each container. Blow with a straw into the cup to make lots of bubbles pile up on top of the cup, then press paper to the bubbles so they pop and leave bubble prints!
It's us...the Picsees and this is our home page!
Poster of painting techiques. Gloucestershire Resource Centre http://www.grcltd.org/scrapstore/
Have you ever tried to draw or paint someone's portrait and struggled to get a good likeness? http://community.art-is-fun.com/forum/topics/it-looks-better-upside-down
Here is a helpful handout for your printmaking vocabulary needs at the elementary and middle school level. You can also print it poster size on your school's poster maker. It is hand-drawn for that sketchbook feel.
LINES wall poster I like the different line descriptions. Use with the 1st grade line lesson
Observational drawing - Geometrical Still-life Start with building up the forms. Then shade following the pattern.
2nd grade art project - study of louise nevelson-love this idea as a group project--as an add-on, bring from home, assemblage, reuse, recycle project. could then paint white to practice paintbrush skills. maybe a center on the side?