Every year I do a project to introduce/review lines, shapes, and symbols.  Kids love putting their skills to work and then seeing their hard work on display on one of our school’s bulletin boards.  I love how it all comes together to show our wonderful community of learners.  Continue reading

Every year I start off with teaching/reviewing the first element of art: lines.  Zentangles are a fantastic way to teach lines and patterns. Zentangles range from easy to complex and students get to practice adding their own twists to the designs they learn how to draw. Continue reading