Category Archives: Studio Thinking

Artistic Habits Video

Can’t go to the NAEA in NYC? Sad you’ll be missing my presentation on the Artistic Habits? Check out this video from My Art of Ed presentation from a year ago.

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Artists Observe Unit

After the “Artistic Habits Around the Room” we jumped into an “Artists Observe” unit. This is essentially a drawing boot camp and similar to what many traditional teachers might do for a Still-life unit. I think the difference between how … Continue reading

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STEAM Choice Challenge

This year with my STEAM classes, I designed a STEAM Choice Challenge that is similar to my previous Choice Challenges. We JUST started so I don’t have much to share as far as progress or pictures go, but thought I … Continue reading

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Bug Workshop

Last few studio days for bug creation… lots going on here.  

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I Learned….

Final Reflections for 8th graders with the 2nd choice challenge of the semester. I learned how to not give up when you make a mistake. I learned that art takes time. Hair dryers can burn you and crayons are hard … Continue reading

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