Jul 9, 2024

5 Unexpected Pieces of Advice for New Art Teachers: Lessons from a Veteran Art Teacher

Discover five essential pieces of advice for new art teachers from my 15 years of experience teaching elementary art. Learn how to slow down, set boundaries, and collaborate with colleagues to create a supportive and inspiring art education environment. Embrace these tips to enhance your teaching journey and let your creativity shine.

Jul 9, 2024

8 Simple Ways to Prep for the Upcoming School Year That Won't Ruin Your Summer

Prepare for the upcoming school year without sacrificing your summer with these simple, stress-free tips. From organizing your classroom to updating lesson plans and planning a welcome activity, these strategies will help you start the year smoothly while enjoying your summer break. Discover how to make the most of your summer and set yourself up for a successful school year.

Jul 2, 2024

How to Respectfully say No to Excessive Requests as an Art Teacher

Art teachers often face numerous miscellaneous requests that can overwhelm their schedules. Learn effective and respectful ways to say no, maintain boundaries, and focus on your primary teaching responsibilities with our guide on how art teachers can manage extra requests in schools.

Oct 24, 2023

Unlocking the Power of Arts Integration: Fueling Creativity and Learning

Discover how arts integration transforms education, enriching the academic experience and boosting creativity. Explore the myriad benefits of infusing art into traditional subjects, from enhancing academic performance to fostering emotional intelligence. Unleash the potential of your students as they paint a brighter, more colorful path to knowledge through art-inspired learning.

Sep 18, 2023

Diverse Famous Artist Posters for the Art Room

If you're looking for a way to add color, creativity and rich art history into your art room, then I have the perfect visuals for you.  Meet the Famous Artists Poster series, perfect to bring art history to life for art students of all ages. Your art room is about to become a living canvas as we showcase the work of some of the most celebrated artists in history, spanning various eras and genres. From the timeless beauty of Leonardo Da Vinci's Renaissance masterpieces to the bold, contemporary expressions of Jean-Michel Basquiat, we've curated a selection that's as diverse as it is inspiring.

Aug 29, 2023

6 Fun & Engaging Self Portrait Lessons for Elementary Art

Hello fellow art enthusiasts!  Self portraits can sometimes be a bit boring and stuffy for young artists, so I am sharing six super fun self-portrait projects perfect for elementary school artists!  Get ready to dive into a world of colorful creativity where your students can create meaningful and engaging art that's all about them!  🎨✨

Aug 23, 2023

10 Effective Ways to Foster Genuine Connections with Your Art Students At the Start of The Year

Discover 10 practical strategies to establish authentic connections with your art students at the start of the school year. From showing genuine interest in their interests and hobbies to creating and fostering a supportive environment, this blog offers valuable insights for art educators seeking a way to further connect with their students. 

May 15, 2023

Mixed: A Colorful Art Lesson on Expression and Emotions!

Looking for a fun, easy and engaging art lesson for students in grades k-5 that teaches students about color mixing but with a focus on SEL? This is the perfect arts integrated lesson!

Oct 1, 2022

Watercolor Cityscape Art Lesson

If you're looking for a great lesson to start the year off with your elementary school students, I've got the perfect art project for you! WIth a focus on line, shape, unity, and repetition this watercolor cityscape lesson is great for all ages.

Sep 6, 2022

How to Make Sensory Bottles for Adapted Art

Creating sensory bottles is one of the best projects to do at the start of the year in adapted art class. Here are the easy steps you can follow to create sensory bottles with your students.

Aug 1, 2022

The Ultimate Adapted Art Supply List

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Jul 27, 2022

How to Feel More Confident Teaching Adapted Art

Are you looking to gain more confidence in teaching adapted art? I'm here to help! Check out this blog to learn how to create a valuable, enriching and powerful adapted art program!
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