Monthly Archives: January 2011

Paper and printing fun with the younger students

The younger group of students (3-5 years old) got to do some fun paper activities and printing activities this week: Scrunched Paper Sculptures This art piece can be quiet dramatic with black and brights. In other colour combinations, different effects … Continue reading

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Tree Studies

This week, the older group of students that I teach did a study on trees. The point of the exercise it to get the students to really look at and think about trees: both natural tree and artistic interpretations of … Continue reading

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Video and instructions for a Simple Sewn Notebook

I have posted written instructions and a video to create a simple sewn notebook. Click on the underlined words have the open the pages. The pages will open in a new window.

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Kids and creativity!

To be human is to be creative. This is particularly true for the very young as many older people have been told or have decided that they are not creative. Young people (especially those who are pre-teen or younger) are … Continue reading

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