Love these Australia Day pictures - Aboriginal art can be great fun for kids of all ages!
Australia crafts : face painting
Ms Maggie Mo's Australian Aboriginal art lesson: students draw hand or animal on black paper, cut out, glue to brown paper. Make dots with sticks. Takes 4 to 5 art classes. Unity, variety, contrast, emphasis. Narrative art (symbols tell a "story")
God Made Animals Bible Lesson
Flip Flop Fish - Art for kids using recycled materials and inspired by Australian Aboriginal X-ray art.
From exhibit "Aboriginal Art, Grade 4 - eraser dots mosaic - each child assigned a different color like the fingerprints
Australia Crafts for Kids
I first saw pendants made from washers in 2009 in Australia, painted by Aboriginal artists with their traditional dot patterns. Since then I've seen various takes on this craft. This is my version.
Unit on Maori tattooing traditions, and then Aboriginal 'Dreamtime'.