Category Archives: Art Lessons

Artists Develop

My 8th graders will be doing Artistic Habit units this year. Continue reading

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Daily Demos

Daily themed demo videos planned for this year Continue reading

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Art Olympics

The last week of school I held the First Annual North Middle School Art Olympics… Inspired by The Art of Ed Post. Usually for the last 3 days of weird schedules, assemblies, field trips and grades already past due, I … Continue reading

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Demo Inspired

Most of my 7th graders are working “full choice” this week… while a few others catch up on our THEMED modified choice projects. This week the demos have been oil pastel focused, since a lot of kids want to work … Continue reading

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Terraforma Creativity Catalyst Cards

Students new to making their own creative choices often need guidance to come up with their own ideas. After years of being led through step by step project, pulling out their own ideas is not just a matter of providing … Continue reading

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