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Mixed Media :: Stacked Birds

Cardboard, tempera, scrap book paper, Oh MY! Inspired by Small Hands Big Art we dove into the world of Mixed Media combining drawing, painting and collage. Materials Needed: Cardboard, cut down. Tempera Paint Paper (we used scrapbook paper) Glue Pastels Each student created one or three birds. First paint your cardboard background with tempera paint. It’s…

15% Early Bird Discount for Upcoming Session 2/28/12 – 4/6/12

The new updated class schedule includes: Wednesday afternoon classes one mixed age class that includes older children up to 9 years old a Saturday class!  The next six-week session starts 2/28/12 and ends 4/6/12. The Saturday class will be a four-week session from 3/3/12  to 3/24/12. Early bird enrollments get a 15% discount. This began…

Sensory Play – Packing Peanuts

In my research for winter themed sensory play ideas I came across packing peanuts as an intriguing material. I’m an avid Freecycler and decided the next time I saw packing peanuts offered I’d request them for some good old toddler play.  My 19 month old son, Zeke, is my beloved guinea pig for new projects…