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The Tuesday 12: 12 Amazing Art Projects Your Students Will Love! - Teaching Rocks! In this week’s edition of The Tuesday 12, we’ve rounded up 12 art projects that are not only beautiful, but students will absolutely love working on them!

The Tuesday 12: 12 Amazing Art Projects Your Students Will Love! - Teaching Rocks!

Click on each image to be brought to the source. 1. Collage Self Portrait: This is such an interesting idea and Rachel Moani’s site had so many great art ideas with step-by-step directions. [update: Rachel’s site seems to be down for now, so here’s a link to the image from her pinterest board: Collage Self-Portrait] 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. 10. 11. 12. Don’t forget to check in next week for another edition of The Tuesday 12!

"Dream", "Inspire" & "Create" Melted Crayon Canvas Project. Today we are doing a super fun project for the kids....The best part is that it is something we parents will enjoy as well.

"Dream", "Inspire" & "Create" Melted Crayon Canvas Project

I know I sure did! Hopefully you have seen these before. If not that is okay, I hope you like this tutorial. These beautiful melted crayon works of art are literally all over the Internet. They are being sold on Etsy and some for ridiculous amounts of $$. (I forgot to take a photo of the hair dryer and the embossing gun!) The supplies you will need: you will need an art canvas, any size is fine, a hot glue gun & glue sticks, a hair dryer or heat gun/embossing gun, lots of crayons, newspaper, old wrapping paper or cardboard boxes, slick paint or acrylic paint, and masking tape. For each 11″x14″ canvas, I used crayons from 2 boxes of 64 crayons, 2 boxes of 48 and some extras from a box of 24. Step 1: The first thing I did was paint the words I had chosen on all 3 of my canvas' (this is optional).

This is how the canvas looked after 10 minutes. What a smart cookie! 50 Wonderful Early Elementary Art lessons. Certified State of MI Art teacher , MFA Eastern Michigan University Fine artist, father of two, Passionate Art Educator Elementary art = 6 years Middle School Art = 1 year High School Art = 5 years and counting Alternative Ed.

50 Wonderful Early Elementary Art lessons

H.S. = 3 years College = 2 years I teach process and technique over the finished product. I've won numerous awards for drawing and printmaking over the years for my own artwork. BFA, MFA, and Teaching Certificate for Art Education all from Eastern Michigan University I am married, with two daughters. TheArtTeacher's teaching resource store. Inspiring children one color at a time. 50 Free Art Lessons at hodgepodge » Habits for a Happy Home. You may also like: Lapbooking Lapbooking Lapbooking is a fun way to get your children involved in the subjects they are...

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100 Excellent Art Therapy Exercises for Your Mind, Body, and Soul. January 9th, 2011 Pablo Picasso once said, "Art washes away from the soul the dust of everyday life.

100 Excellent Art Therapy Exercises for Your Mind, Body, and Soul

" It's no surprise, then, that many people around the world use art as a means to deal with stress, trauma and unhappiness – or to just find greater peace and meaning in their lives. If you're curious about what art therapy has to offer, you can try out some of these great solo exercises at home to help nurse your mind, body and soul back to health. If you like the experience, you can also seek out professional art therapy treatment in your area. Emotions Deal with emotions like anger and sadness through these helpful exercises.

Draw or paint your emotions. Relaxation Art therapy can be a great way to relax. Paint to music. Happiness Art can not only help you deal with the bad stuff, but also help you appreciate and focus on the good. Draw your vision of a perfect day.