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Swirl Mandalas

Gather your tempera paints and sponge brushes! These Swirl Mandalas are simple, fun and colorful! The tempera paint is transparent enough to see the layering of shapes and colors. 68 more words


Alloa Art

It’s makes a welcome change to read a good news story. In today’s Sunday Herald there is a great piece on how Alloa is developing a growing creative reputation. 166 more words

Parental Involvement

Why I became a therapist

The weather’s been gorgeous. The tulips are blooming. The first day of spring has arrived here in Northern California.

A perfect day to share my big news with you: on February 27th I passed the final test and am now officially a… 1,133 more words


Exploring Media in Art

Primary 6 have been exploring different media in Art this week. We looked carefully at daffodils in the school garden and tried to draw what we observed.

Expressive Arts

No Fair: What's Fair and Unfair to Preschoolers

NO FAIR!! What teacher or parent has not heard that lament from children? I’ve been exploring the concept of what is fair and what is not fair according to preschoolers. 864 more words

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A Celebration of Art

This past Saturday night, on February 22, Hillsides threw its Annual Gala, “A Celebration of Art” at the iconic Langham Huntington, Pasadena.   This extraordinary evening was very successful, raising over $450,000 for our programs and services. 263 more words

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Love Literacy - The Very Hungry Caterpillar

The Very Hungry Caterpillar by Eric Carle celebrates it’s 45th anniversary this year. The book was originally published on 3rd June 1969 and 45 years later it is still a favourite with children around the world. 627 more words