Good for protective behaviours exercise wit kids.A hand with a heart (translate) Lemay Lemay De Groof. This would make a great candy dish for grandparents (with the kids' hand prints) if you mod-podged it.
LOVE these Alexander Calder Stabiles Students learned about famous sculptor Alexander Calder and his stabiles. We discussed the reasons Calder would place his whimsical sculptures in big cities and then students were asked to recreate their own Stabile
Art Quest (Painting week) Oaxacan wood carvings they each trace a gecko shape and plan their paintings. These are done with tempra on card stock quality paper. We bend the legs to create a look when mounted.
Sounds like a fun rainy day project - "our dodo birds from last year.really fun project. Mix of clay, model magic, wire and pipe cleaners.use styrofoam ball for belly and head, so they aren't heavy. The kids loved it.