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DECEMBER 2018

DIVE INTO FIBERS, TEXTURES AND MIXED MEDIA

Matisse Fishbowls

Welcome Winter with Snow People at Night

Weaving Abstract Art into your Curriculum

Our Block Party

Textural Portraits

Resist Fabric Dyeing Inspired by ‘Black Panther’

Tried & True Tips for Art Teachers: Happy, Healthy and Creative

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NOVEMBER 2018

LET’S TALK ABOUT PRINTS

Gyotaku Fish Prints with First Grade

Southern California in Relief

TV Times

Not Just Pieces of Wood

Print Party Palooza!

Handheld Holograms

Tried & True Tips for Art Teachers: Eye Traffic

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OCTOBER 2018

PAPER, CARDBOARD AND COLLAGE

Collaging Compositions

Celebrating Poetry and Eric Carle

Make A Robot and Learn About Math

Sailboat Collages

Nichos: The Art of Remembering

Tried & True Tips for Art Teachers: Creative Curiosity

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SEPTEMBER 2018

MAKE A FRESH START WITH ART

Multiple lines and Making Murals

Illustrating Social Media

A Screaming Start For Art

Jim Dine-Inspired Tool Drawings

We Are Wyoming: An Arts-Integrated Unit

Career Education Via Video Conference

Tried & True Tips for Art Teachers: Organized Chaos

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JUNE 2018

PERFECT FOR JUNE AND SUMMER

Airbrushed Butterfly Collages

Summertime Sculpture: Squeaky-Clean Tikis

Simple and Successful Ceramic Wall Hangings

In the Box: Mixed-Media Portraits

Drink Trays Can Be Beautiful!

Little People: Sculpture from Found Materials

Young Artist: Janell Olivieri

Tried & True Tips for Art Teachers: In the Flow

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MAY 2018

85TH ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION

A&A It Works!

Recycling Renaissance: Abstract Relief Sculpture

Alive and Kicking: Sculptures That Fit in a Folder

Foam Fossils

Creative Collaboration: Creative Genius Mini-Murals

Tried & True Tips for Art Teachers: What to do …

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APRIL 2018

COOL PAINT PROJECTS STUDENTS WILL LOVE

Primary Paintings: Mixing Colors with Confidence

Painting and Thinking Like Monet

Scraping the Edge: Palette-Knife Paintings

Painting the Bright Colors of the Rainforest

Jungle Paintings

The Vedic Square: Math Infusion in an Art-Based Curriculum

STEAMing it Up

The Elements of Chemistry Meet the Elements of Art

Tried & True Tips for Art Teachers: What I’ve Learned

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MARCH 2018


MAKING THE MOST OF COLOR

Marking & Mixing with Moe

Personal Still Life in a Box

Taking Risks with the Anatomy of Art

Colorful Van Gogh Landscapes

“Valuing” Self-Portraits

Abstract Cityscapes

Tried & True Tips for Art Teachers: The Courage to Try

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FEBRUARY 2018

FORM AND TEXTURE IN CLAY

Sesquicentennial Ceramic Summatives, eh?

An Interdisciplinary Unit That Brings the World Together: Eco-Culture Totem Poles

Creative Collaboration: Metallic Emoticon Mural

China’s Terracotta Warriors: Uniquely Represented Through Form and Texture

So, You Wanna Have An Art Show?!

Tried & True Tips for Art Teachers: Dream Big

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JANUARY 2018

HONORING OUR ART HERITAGE

Integrating the Curriculum: Dreamtime Storytelling

Mehndi Hands

Uncovering the Secrets of the Taj Mahal

“Draw” Like an Egyptian

Celebrate Diversity! Embracing Our Rich Heritage

Art and ELL

Community Connections: On the Trail of Calder

Tried & True Tips For Art Teachers: About Time

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DECEMBER 2017

MAKING ART WITH UNEXPECTED MEDIA

Abstract Felt Designs Inspired by Wassily Kandinsky

Musicals Inspire Fabric Art

Dedicated to Denim: Composing with Fabric

Deconstruct, Reconstruct … Artful Wall Hangings

These Puppets are Wired!

Face2Face in Ottawa

Tried & True Tips For Art Teachers: Winter is Coming

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NOVEMBER 2017

IMAGE TRANSFER IDEAS

Alive and Kicking: Murals with Maya

On the Art Career Track: Dynamic Drypoint

Very Hungry Caterpillars

An Autumn Palette

Printmaking with Nature

Tried & True Tips For Art Teachers: Prints, Photos and More

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OCTOBER 2017

IT’S ALL ABOUT THE PAPER

Alive and Kicking: Birding With Brill

Make Your Origami Original

Cézanne’s Apples

Knowledge and New Friends Through Artist Trading Cards

Character Trading Cards: Tapping Into the Pokémon Craze

On the Art Career Track: Paperback Writer

Tried & True Tips For Art Teachers: Collage Barrage

SEPTEMBER 2017

GREEN LIGHTS FOR ART

Art for Pre-K and Kindergarten: Start with Self-Portraits

Creating Connections with Lea

Identity Works: Putting Your Heart and Soul into Art

Early Finishers Who Give Back

Purposeful Planning Pages: Getting Students to Outline and Plan their Projects

My Initials as Art

Hands On

Tried & True Tips For Art Teachers: What? Summer is Over?


JUNE 2017

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Art for the End of the Year

Altered Books for K-2

Animal Options: A Year in Review

It’s a Jungle Out There

On the Art Career Track: Visual Art SK8ers

Alive and Kicking: Big and Bold with Draplin

Junk-Mail Fish: An Environmental Art Collage Project

Tried & True Tips For Art Teachers: Wrap It All Up

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MAY 2017

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Thinking and Creating in 3-D

Toothpick Sculpture

Principles of Design Octahedrons

Found-Object Pillars

Conceptual Art Provokes Critical Thinking

Demonstrating Innovation through Lighted Sculpture

Dante’s Inferno: A Mixed-Media Dimensional Map

Tried & True Tips For Art Teachers: 3-D Art and Collaboration

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APRIL 2017

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Adventures in Painting

Gettin’ Jazzy with Rizzi Birds

Abstract Painting: Be Your Own Captain of Creativity

Airbrushes in the Elementary Art Room? Layered Landscapes

The Spiral Staircase: An Adventure in Hard-Edge Painting

The Lawrence Tree: First-Graders Meet Georgia O’Keeffe

Tried & True Tips for Art Teachers: Start Painting

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MARCH 2017

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Crazy About Color

Mississippi Coastal Creatures

Pastels Inspired by Janet

Angling with Odili

Old-School Inspiration

A Sweet Introduction to Drawing

Exploring the Art of Emily Carr

First-Grade Portraits with Pendants

Star Trek at 50

Tried & True Tips for Art Teachers: Springtime in the Art Room

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FEBRUARY 2017

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Get Creative with Clay

Pig Parade

Biomorphic Creations in Clay

Pennsylvania-Dutch Hex-Sign Bowls

Creative Collaboration: Pueblo Storytellers

Creativity Exercises and Games with Clay

Tried & True Tips for Art Teachers: Clay All Around

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JANUARY 2017

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Appreciating Art and Cultures

My Kind of Mandala

Local Love

Shaping the Past

Sakura Season in the Art Room

Rainsticks

Calligraphy: The Art of Beautiful Handwriting

Tried & True Tips for Art Teachers: Outside the Box

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