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Squeezing Creativity Into Your Day!

Posted by Tiffany Hathorn on

Squeezing Creativity Into Your Day!

Hey, there!I just wanted to talk for a minute about making time for creativity.It’s a goal that many of us have - but it’s often easier said than done. Especially when you have responsibilities like parenting, working, homeschooling, household management, etc.But it’s a goal that is well worth pursuing. Creativity can be a great way to… Express yourself Learn or practice new skills Find your “happy place" Reduce stress and anxiety The problem that many of us have with making time for creativity is that we simply don’t have a ton of free time.So what can you do to make...

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Paul Cézanne Inspired Still Life Apple and Fruits

Posted by Yvonne Wang-Silonga on

Paul Cézanne Inspired Still Life Apple and Fruits
Paul Cézanne Inspired Still Life Apple and Fruits

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Fine Art with NOYO Crayons

Posted by Michelle Ekross on

Fine Art with NOYO Crayons
NOYO Crayons - great for students and fine art too! Check out Miracle in the Making by artist and art educator Michelle Ekross.

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Dinosaur Mobile

Posted by Austin Anderson on

Dinosaur Mobile

  Materials: Doodle Hog Dinoroar Craft and Learn Activity Kit Scissors Pencil Craft glue Thin ribbon 2 Popsicle sticks Hole punch (optional) Doodle Hog Metallic Dab and Dot Markers (optional for more colors) Instructions:   1. Begin by gluing together two Popsicle sticks into the shape of an “X”. These will serve as the hanger for your mobile, and the glue will need time to dry while you complete the rest of the craft   2. Tear out four pages from the sketchbook in the Doodle Hog Dinoroar kit and trace one dinosaur stencil onto each page using a pencil...

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Paul Klee Castle Collage

Posted by Gary Wong on

Paul Klee Castle Collage

    Red Balloon, 1922 by Paul Klee Paul Klee was an important painter in the history of modern art. I have always been drawn to his colorful, abstract pictures. Children can relate to the simple geometric shapes and bold colors. His art has been related to Expressionism, Cubism and Surrealism.   Castle and Sun, 1928 by Paul Klee[/caption] Swiss artist Paul Klee painted the Castle and Sun with simplified shapes, but viewers can easily see the way the shapes form a castle or city-like scene. For this lesson, we are going to paint colorful swatches of color and cut...

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