Tree of life from coils?

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by Elaine Carstairs Beautiful. I suspect the children would have a blast creating this, and then tracing it. This could be a multi-layered, multi-step shadow art project. What WOULD the end result look like?

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download outlining the principles of design

3 Helpful Elements and Principles Downloads

download featuring the elements of art

3 Helpful Elements and Principles Downloads

Interactive idea! Have kids make their own tinfoil portraits/sculptures. Great after a tour of bronzes!

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Unusual Middle School Art Activities | Inspirational S.E.N. Schools Inclusive Arts Projects Sculptures ...

Inspirational S.E.N. Schools Inclusive Arts Projects Sculptures Mosaics Murals

This would be a great lesson for middle school.... die cut letter on chip board, draw on it with glue and wrap in aluminum foil to show the texture/design!

Savvy Sisters Studio: Metal Tooling - R is for Rebekah!

DIY Fabulous Newspaper Tree klimt tree

DIY Fabulous Newspaper Tree DIY Projects |

each student paints a popsicle stick and they are arranged to make a bigger piece of art. Great school unity project!

Live, Love, Teach: This is it...

Simple Origami Santa Claus - Papai Noel de Origami

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Painted Tooling Foil Birds, United lesson #116

Painted Tooling Foil Birds - Project #116

to make the heart is simple. you need wire, aluminum foil,paper mache paste& toilet paper or paperclay , masking tape. Wire heart is made ​​of aluminum (2 mm diameter). first bend wire any shape , for example, a spiral. One end of the wire bend a heart. second Bent end of the wire will then be covered with several layers of aluminum foil and form a heart (see Figure 3-4). third Wire is wrapped with masking tape and cover the whole form with paperclay, smooth and paint.

Gulnas' Kunstblog

henry moore 8th grade

Henry Moore-Inspired Sculptures - Project #104

crayon batik

smART Class: AWESOME Crayon Batik!

by Refrigerator-good, via Flickr

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For the home, make plaster letters using cardboard. I wonder if I could make a picture frame/other wall hangings/decor using this method...

Poppytalk: DIY With Bookhou: Plaster Letters Project

Ben Barrett-Forrest-the history of typography video, @ 5 minutes-perfect intro to any lesson using and manipulating fonts!

Ben Barrett-Forrest

Menu for 3-D center on tinfoil sculpture-would be a good in between for 6th grade

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Cathy Gaul

A Sculpture with Gauze Bandage

12010 Beeld met gipsgaas

foam board mobile

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easy "calder" mobile made from wire and tissue paper

Apartment Therapy

painted foam board sculpture MobileMe Gallery - Colleen Reilly 03

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rolled paper collage- group project for those early finishers

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water bottle, tin foil, tissue paper Chihuly


Keith Haring inspired lesson-our next artist of the month!!!

Christy Hale-magazine articles