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Glass Art Ideas for Kids

I find working with glass truly amazing.  There are so many beautiful things that you can make, but it is not kid friendly.  I found a few ideas that use  kid safe mediums and give a glass like look. 83 more words

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Lantern Magic - "Carnation, Lily, Lily, Rose"

Are you familiar with this painting by John Singer Sargent titled Carnation, Lily, Lily, Rose (oil on canvas, 1885-86)?Autumn, twilight, setting sun, fragrant flowers, multi-colored white dresses, children lighting lanterns…my mind escapes into this image and I can almost smell those intoxicating lilies. 179 more words

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Op Art

Students learned to create eye-catching original examples of Op Art. Here, they identified the elements of design utilized by the fathers of op art, Victor Vasarely, and Bridget Riley. 98 more words

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My Shadow and Me

Students analyzed the works of Kara Walker. Then, they thought of one activity or future dream job. They drew gestural silhouettes of themselves to describe their selected activities and careers. 38 more words

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