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Adventures in Wire

As we prepare for making our wire characters, students are given some time to experiments with how the wire feels in their hands and how to manipulate it with pliers.   169 more words


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Táin Bó Cúailnge

The brown bull sculpture on the M1 motorway at Dundalk .

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Thank You ever so much to Kathryn Vercillo of Crochet Concupiscence for the wonderful interview. She has done a lot to forward information about the amazing work of crochet artists and the… 125 more words


Inspired by Alexander Calder

I found this lesson on Dick Blick, and modified it for my students who are much younger than the lesson’s intended students. I drew the shapes on the metallic paper, and the children used air dry clay instead of styrofoam for the base. 56 more words

Leaf Sculpture

The first image is a pastel drawing of the same leaf I used for the prints. I built the sculpture based on the drawing. Just a quick model made of aluminium and decorative wire with a wooden base.

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Inspired by Alexander Calder

chipboard and acrylic or tempera paint OR heavy paper like colored cardstock, Twisteez wire, pipe cleaners, stapler

  1. if using chipboard, let children paint it with a bright color of their choosing- it is for the background…I thought stapling these to a ground might help them not immediately get squashed in backpacks!
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