How do You Hide an Animal in Art Class?

How do you hide an animal in a grade 2 class? With camouflage of course and a little help from tracing paper! Grade 2 students were doing a UOI on adaptation which I thought connects perfectly to art because there … Continue reading

Me-Me Self-Portraits in Grade 2

I love teaching self-portraits! Not only do students get to know themselves much better, they also lose the fear of drawing a face, facial features and drawing a human. Once you teach some basic proportions rules, practice drawing features individually … Continue reading

Giant Cardboard Self-Portrait Busts in Grade Four

I am the official cardboard recycling queen! I can’t throw away anything especially cardboard because of it’s sturdiness and versatility. Turn those big cardboard pieces you want to throw out into gorgeous self-portrait busts! After practicing and drawing their faces, … Continue reading