Crafting a Natural Bug Repellent with Essential Oils - Herbal Academy
I have enjoyed crafting my own natural bug repellent for me and my family with essential oils for years and with great results. Recipes included!
Día de los Muertos Calavera Collage
Dia de los Muertos season is here. With so many Day of the Dead festivities happening, I thought I would create a collage that incor...
Painting Parties & Classes in Fayette Mall - Paint & Sip Events
View upcoming paint and sip classes in Fayette Mall. Local artists guide you step-by-step through a painting while you enjoy wine and have fun with friends.
The Frankenstein Drawing Any Child Can Create
Complete this Frankenstein Frankenbuddies directed drawing lesson with your class at school and create the perfect bulletin board display for Halloween. This makes a great Halloween activity for kids!
Which witch is this?
I saw this lesson on Artsonia in several variations. You need: drawing sheet A4 size pencil markers white pencil or silver gel pen black paper for background Start this the lesson with a class discussion about witches. How can you recognize a witch? What things belong to a witch? What can you say about the clothing of a witch? Students draw with pencil the lower half of the body of a witch: skirt and legs. Around this body they draw things that belong to witches. Draw a horizon line at about…
Spooky House Drawing - Perfect for Halloween
Spooky Haunted House Art Project - Directed Drawing We'd love to share a fun art project with you today. A spooky haunted house is an engaging project for students to draw and create and provides for a creative and engaging writing task too! We used art paper, watercolors and oil pastel to create ours. Follow the directed drawing steps to draw the haunted house. Paint the house using watercolor. Once dry, outline in black marker. Add line detail with oil pastel or thick rich crayons. To…
FREE Coloring Sheets for Day of the Dead | Dia de los Muertos
Day of the Dead / Dia de los Muertos FREE coloring sheet of a sugar skull. Print out and make copies for each of your students to color and design their own sugar skull for Día de los Muertos (Day of the Dead). You may also like my Día de los Muertos Day of the Dead Pop Art Collaboration Poster. Tea...
Color Sticks and Calaveras
This little third grade Dia de Los Muertos project was enjoyed by my third graders and by me, too! I love Crayola Color Sticks – they can be a nice alternative to oil pastels when you d…
Yayoi Kusama- Free Artist Study and Booklist - The Kitchen Table Classroom
Do you know the name Yayoi Kusama? If you don’t know her name I guarantee you’re familiar with her artwork. […]
Day of the Dead Masks- Free Printable Sugar Skull Masks - The Kitchen Table Classroom
Learn about the Mexican Day of the Dead celebration with these free printable Day of the Dead masks. Choose from five printable sugar skull mask designs.
Just a Dot
Just a Dot is inspired by the life and art of the polka dot queen Yayoi Kusama. In Kusama's world, there is no difference between her as an artist and her art - both are intrinsically intertwined and we wanted to respect that in this portrait. The painting was created on a stretched canvas with acrylic paint. The "Just
How to make sugar skulls
How to make sugar skulls using sugar skull molds in this detailed demonstration with lots of photos. Fun project to celebrate Mexico's Day of the Dead!