Middle school bulletin board idea: "Believe in your #selfie" Have each student take a selfie and put it up with a #adjective that describes them. "Do something today for which your future self will thank you." The kids love seeing their faces in the hallway and it builds a grade-level community too.
Oh The Places We Will Go!
Today we made a few discoveries on the playground. We found a friendly grasshopper! We love the outdoors! Later we read the classic "Oh the Places You Will Go" and talked about what we would like to be when we grow up. It's a lot of fun to think about all of the possibilities. Later we took a trip around the world with just a balloon. Check it out! Okay, so it wasn't an actual trip around the world... but we had some fun pretending!
Art Activity and Lesson Plan For Kids: Wind of Love - Mother's and Father's Day
Art project for Grade 3 and up. It is able to be done with the younger students... you just need more supervision. :) This is MY favourite Valentine's Day activity. You will need black pencil crayon and coloured felts. At the end, a little bit of tempera paint. Your students will have a self-portrait of themselves blowing hearts. The Wind of Love awakens. Valentine's Day .
How to Build A Light Box: Photography
As I mentioned yesterday , Stephen and I built a light box (mini-studio) over the weekend. We're hoping it allows us to take better photos ...
Basic Composition Rules by lucuella on DeviantArt
DeviantArt is the world's largest online social community for artists and art enthusiasts, allowing people to connect through the creation and sharing of art.
Beautiful Black and White Photography — Smashing Magazine
If you’ve been following Smashing Magazine for a while, you know that almost all posts from the Monday Inspiration series are pretty colorful and eye-catching. This post is an exception. Compared to colorful designs where catchy colors help the design to stand out, in black-and-white designs the ability to stand out depends only on its ability to communicate rather than on its appealing visual presentation.
How to Take White Background Pictures - Lines Across
A simple four step photography tutorial: how to take bright white background pictures. Say goodbye to the gray!
100 Smashing Examples of Light Painting Photography
In this post you will find 100 smashing light painting photography examples for your inspiration.