Simple Shape Roosters

1st Grade Simple Shape Roosters

I use crayon for the background and Oil Pastel for the Rooster. It makes him stand out. Oh and that magical Sharpie outline… It really is magic how it makes the little ones color in the lines.

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SIMPLE SHAPE BIRDS


Kindergarten Simple Shape Bird

I use crayon for the background and Oil Pastel for the bird. It makes the bird stand out. Oh and that magical Sharpie outline… It really is magic how it makes the little ones color in the lines.

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Oil Pastel Rockets

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KINDERGARTEN SPACE ROCKETS IN OIL PASTEL

The Kindergartners love this project… Easy “Simple Shape” Drawing and a nice intro to oil pastel for the little ones.

                                    

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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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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 Pear still life

 

Oil Pastel Pears- 1st grade still life

This simple drawing is a great way to introduce shading and shadows to the younger grades. It can even be a great project for the upper grade by creating several pears on a plate.

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Middle School Pi Day Cityscapes

MIDDLE SCHOOL PI DAY ART

Starry Night City Scape. Here’s a fun Middle School Art Lesson to celebrate Pi Day (March 14th).

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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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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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Halloween Watercolor Art Lesson- Spooky Silhouettes

 

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SPOOKY SILHOUETTES

Halloween Art Lesson in Watercolor & Oil Pastel- 4th Grade

This lesson can be easily modified for different grades and different mediums.

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