Table Trash Bins FREEBIE!
Recently I posted this image on Instagram because I loved how pretty my table trash bins looked with all of the bright paper scraps! Several people commented about my labels, so I wanted to tell you a little more about my bins, and you can grab my labels for free at the end of this post! Table trash looks so pretty when it's full of @astrobrights paper!! 😍 A post shared by Elyse Rhodes | A is for Apples (@peaceloveapples) on Feb 25, 2017 at 3:51pm PST The bins were purchased from Dollar…
16 clever yarn storage ideas - LIFE, CREATIVELY ORGANIZED
Are you drowning in yarn? If you are like most knitters and crocheters, I bet you are. Here are 16 clever yarn storage ideas to keep yarn neatly organized!
Free Printable Sewing Cards for Kids
You will soon find out that these Free Printable Sewing Cards for Kids aren't just fun for the little ones. This free printable paper craft also helps children develop their fine motor skills and learn a new ability. Knowing how to sew, even just a little bit, is immensely helpful in life. These sewing projects for kids get them one step closer to being able to sew buttons on shirts or mending a hole. Your free printables also come with instructions on how to use a stitching card and what…
When pulling floss from a skein, always pull the end that sticks out from the longer, bottom label. This is the end that is designed to pull out without knotting. Sometimes this end sticks out and is easy to find, other times you need to go digging for it among the loops at the end of the skein. Finding it is always worth the effort.
Home - Luv Your Baby
What a great way to store all our rolls of tape - a free standing paper towel holder! #storage #supplies #tapeholder #teacherlife
Huichol Yarn Painting
Image via WikipediaHere's a "cultural art" lesson my students recently completed.....it's called "Yarn Painting". This lesson idea came from a textbook called ARTTALK by Rosalind Ragans. The Huichol people live in Central Mexico and are known for their bright colorful yarn art. When creating their yarn paintings they cover a board with hot melted wax, then adhere the yarn before it dries. Sometimes they also use tree sap instead of wax for adhering the yarn. Needless to say we didn't have…
Mini Center: One Sock Doll
"Gift for my cousin" By "R" Grade 8 The art studio at CBMS is set up with several “centers” to facilitate autonomy and organize materials. There is the painting center over by the sink, the clay center at the back of the room, one for sculpture collage, digital art, drawing, printmaking and fiber arts. Students choose which center to work in after my brief demonstration or discussion at the start of class. These centers are always there – permanent fixtures for students to rely upon and plan…
Autumn Dow on Instagram: “(classroom) If you are a member of the Art Teacher group on Facebook, you will most likely have seen my system for distribution of yarn in…”
(classroom) If you are a member of the Art Teacher group on Facebook, you will most likely have seen my system for distribution of yarn in my classroom. This system allows for students or myself to easily access yarn in a wide variety of colors. Simply get a few clear bins (these ones were from @homedepot), get some colorful yarn, find the middle of the yarn, and rest it on the lip of the container hanging over the edge. When the lid is placed back on it is tangle free yarn! Also, any excuse…
DIY Embroidery Floss Bunny Storage Organizers
how to make DIY Embroidery floss storage out of cardboard! These cute bunnies are sure to organize all that thread!