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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Chalk Still Life Lesson

cups-and-balls1CUP & BALL STILL LIFE IN CHALK

Here’s a simple still life with big impact! This is a 3rd Grade lesson this year. Years ago I only did just a single cup on a half sheet of paper, but these kiddos are awesome. We finished this in about 40 min.

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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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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

Panda Sculptures

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Crayola Model Magic Panda Sculptures 2nd Grade

This is an easy Sculpting lesson for the lower Grades. Model Magic is easy to work with and easy clean up.

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