art ideas for school
Snow Paint. To make your snow paint, combine equal parts white glue & shaving cream. Cut out various snowy shapes from card stock (I would definitely recommend a stronger weight paper, as the paint is rather wet). Then, let the kiddos glop & smear their snow paint all over.
Fall Hand Print Art - Exploring Negative Space with Kids from www.fun-a-day.com. A twist on the tried-and-true fall hand print tree.
Painting with wet chalk on black paper... turns the chalk neon and wont rub off!
The Children's Art Group: Meetup 22: Pendulum Painting
Ever tried this wet on wet watercolor technique? I love to offer the children new art techniques to try, because it invites creativity, challenges them to take a risk and try something new, and helps them develop connections with what they've already learned.
Craft sticks, boiled in water for 15-20 min., will bend into cups and then become bracelets. fun....then paint and decorate. Who knew?
One activity, four ways: Tape It Up! A collection of ideas for using tape for creativity and play for babies through to bigger kids.
Painting INSIDE shoe boxes!