Pumpkin Pie in Chalk-FALL ART PROJECT

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4TH GRADE PUMPKIN PIES IN CRAYOLA CHALK

This great Fall Art Project is all about creating a realistic drawing. I quizzed the 4th graders on what is needed in a drawing or painting to create the “illusion” that it’s real: shadows, tones or values, and a background. They’re only 4th grade, so I keep it pretty simple!

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My Top 6 Halloween Art Lessons for Lower Elementary Grades

Here are a few of my favorite Halloween Art Lessons for Kindergarten-4th Grade. Full step by step directions and supply lists are in each link.

All of these can be simplified or more complex to adjust to any grade level.

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Halloween Art- Pastel Skulls

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4th Grade Halloween Art- Pastel Skulls

This is my first project testing out Prang Pastels. It was messy but it was a fun way to introduce the pastels. These Pastel Sugar Skulls can easily be done with 3rd Grade -Middle School Grades Continue reading Halloween Art- Pastel Skulls

My Favorite HALLOWEEN ART LESSONS

HALLOWEEN ART LESSONS for 5th Grade and up

I’ve put together 6 of my favorite Halloween Art Lessons for 5th Grade & up. I’ve done these year after year always with amazing results.

Halloween Art- Painted Skeletons

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Spooky House Halloween Art Lesson

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Halloween Spooky Silhouettes Acrylic Painting

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Foil Skulls Halloween Art Lesson

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Charcoal Jack-O-Lanterns

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Halloween Figure Drawing

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Oil Pastel Texture Turkeys

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TEXTURE TURKEYS IN OIL PASTEL

These are just too cute!!! The kids love them, the teachers love them. A great lesson in texture.

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Negative Space Trees

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5th Grade Trees- Negative space

This project is one of my favorites. These just look beautiful when they are all displayed. The idea for this lesson came from another teacher, but I’ve adapted it over the years. These Negative Space Trees can be adapted for anytime of year. Continue reading Negative Space Trees

Fall Leaves Art Lesson

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FALL LEAVES ART LESSON

This is fun technique, the effect looks like watercolor.

Tissue Paper bleeding and oil pastels create these amazing fall leaves.

This was 6th Grade, but this lesson can be done with any upper elementary grade level or middle school, using oil pastel or crayons.

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