Make a creative art space and art gallery in your home or classroom for independent art explorations and for a place that the kids can call their own!
I’ve been planning to write about our little art area for quite some time and
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Make some winter silhouette paintings using mixed media to create a beautiful, atmospheric result!
With the bare winter trees all around us still, and the houses and buildings falling into silhouettes at the early mid afternoon sunsets, the children have seen lots of beautiful orange and
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Set up an investigative art experiment mixing textures into paint to see what effect each one creates! A lovely hands-on, multi-sensory art activity for everyone to enjoy.
Welcome to the next in our on-going series of Exploring Reggio , where we look at the ideas of Reggio
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Have fun with an active painting activity using conkers or chestnuts to rock and roll over the paper! Lots of fun and produces beautiful, abstract art for framing or turning into cards, wrapping paper or collage material for future projects.
We have recently
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Make some salt dough leaf print models and colour them to add an extra stage to the creative process! These are so simple to make using everyday ingredients and all members of the family can get involved and make their own special leaf keepsakes.
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