Ocean crafts. Ocean bulletin board. Fish from small paper plate using water colors and embellishments. Starfish (paint with water colors) embellish. Stingray using paper plate and black coffee stirrer for Stinger. Starfish (can paint with water colors) embellish.
Foam Fish Windsock Create this lovely ocean-inspired windsock with colorful ribbon and a few sheets of crafts foam. Make It: Start with a large sheet of crafts foam for your windsock base; play with cut pieces of colorful crafts foam to create fish patterns to decorate it. Glue the fish shapes to the large sheet. Roll the large sheet and staple the ends together. Attach ribbons in various colors and lengths at the bottom, and add one ribbon at the top to hang the windsock.
Students learned about Koi Fish symbolism while creating dynamic koi fish compositions. Students unified their compositions through theme and technique as well as adding variety by varying the width of the outline, adding color within the circle and values of gray only outside the circle.