I’m a homeschool mama to my four kids. Years ago I taught in the public school system. I’m the daughter of a teacher. Education is a big deal in our home and I’ve got a soft spot for teachers of all kinds. I’ve collected 102 inspirational quotes for teachers that are all free and printable and totally pretty. Use them in your home or classroom or any corner that needs brightening!
Does your child draw a blank when you place an empty piece of paper in front of them? Banish the fear of the blank page with these free printable sketchbook prompts perfect for celebrating the spring season just around the corner!
Children’s literature is my classic, go-to move for introducing new ideas to my kids; be it an art movement or a science concept. Cuddling on the couch, reading out loud, soaking in the amazing illustrations that are available make it easy to enjoy! Art books for kids are easy to find and some of the most fun to read!
Four kids and years of teaching art mean I’ve sampled a lot of art supplies. These supplies are my favorites toddler art supplies for providing quality creative exploration opportunities for your littles artist! Whether you can’t tolerate any mess or you’re a free spirited mama that doesn’t mind a little clean up you’ll find something for you!
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.
The elements of art are building blocks for learning to make, write, and talk about any kind of art. Whether you’re an art teacher, a classroom teacher, or a homeschool mama starting off the elements with a little color theory is an easy and fun place to start!
Valentine’s Day crafts are a tradition at my house. All things hearts and lace are too sweet to pass up on in the dreariest month of the year. These printable Valentine’s Day headbands are a fun and easy Valentine’s Day craft that your little one can wear!
These free printable Valentine’s day coloring pages and drawing prompts are a fun and easy way to add a little creativity to the day. Grab some markers, crayons, or colored pencils and settle in for a little creative relaxation!
The elements of art definitions are, well, pretty basic. Any older elementary student should be familiar with these concepts. Most kids will know these terms even if they don’t formally recognize them as special “elements of art!”