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Art Play Friday: wax-resist painting and threading

We did some experimental wax-resist painting, using a range of different crayons (waxy, oil-pastel and water-soluble oil-pastel) to draw insects and plants at a communal table. 163 more words

Painting

Art Play Friday: Balloon printing, threading & collaging.

Balloon printing is such an easy way to introduce printmaking to little kids. We only inflated the balloons a little, to make them a good size for the kids to hold (and reduce the chance of them bursting mid-print). 135 more words

Painting

Through The Year With The Alphabet and Artists

It is September and time to begin a new preschool school year.  This past summer I thought a lot about what our theme should be for the year and finally settled on “Through The Year With The Alphabet and Artists” because I would be able to combine three things that I love: nature, words and art! 550 more words

The Alphabet

Nurturing Thursday 99

‘Over every mountain there is a path, athough it may not always be seen from the valley.’ ~ Theodore Roethke

Martin King : Watercolour and Wax Resist… 190 more words

Nurturing

NurturingThursday 99

‘Over every mountain there is a path, athough it may not always be seen from the valley.’ ~ Theodore Roethke

Watercolour and Wax Resist by Martin King… 192 more words

Nurturing

Dragonfly Yunomi

Made from clay

1″ x 3 1/2″

Woodfired yunomi with a dragonfly detail made from a wax resist painting

Art