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March 28, 2019

Draw a Flower- A Directed Drawing Exercise Video Lesson

If you ask kids to draw a flower most will draw a cartoon-y flower pretty confidently.   Use these directed drawing tips as well as the free video tutorial (scroll to the bottom)  to take a flower drawings  from simple to colorful, complex drawings that will teach your kids that every drawing is made up of simple shapes and lines.

February 17, 2019

Paper Bag Houses- A Paper Bag Craft to Inspire Play

I love art that doesn’t hang on walls.  My favorite kind of making is creating beautiful things that get used.  This paper bag craft results in adorable paper bag houses that are perfect for playing!  Creating your village is just the beginning of the fun! 

January 30, 2019

Shape and Form- A free Digital Mini Drawing Course

The terms shape and form might seem like they are interchangeable in the world of art.  Not so.  In fact, I designed this free digital course to help your kiddos get first hand experience with identifying shape and form in art.  They’ll also get a hands on tutorial on how to turn a shape into a form through a simple pencil drawing tutorial.

January 2, 2019

Easy Snowflake Drawing with Chalk and Glue

Is there any project that brings back childhood memories like cutting paper snowflakes?  We’ve all done it.  This project starts with simple cut snowflakes and turns them into an easy snowflake drawing finished with chalk & glue.  

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