Design and build a model raised bed garden using your imagination, recycled cardboard, and Crayola Colored Pencils.
Which item does not fit with the others? Recognizing similarities and differences is creative fun with this anytime game
Students will draw a Picasso like portrait using Crayola Oil Pastels on black paper.
Bananas are a ubiquitous fruit—but what do children really know about them? Explore how banana plants grow, their fibers
Kandinsky's Concentric Circles inspires students to create "one/artist's trash is another artist's treasures."
Students create an abstract design combining fractured shapes to make whole images. Note: Students will create fractured
What makes a pattern? How do we combine patterns to create quilts?
Students construct an abstracted landscape from a photo. Students use patterns to create various parts of the landscape
Immerse yourself in the Pennsylvania folk art tradition of hex signs. These colorful creations incorporate history, math
Patterns are all around us – in nature, in our homes, on paper and online. Learn more about patterns and create your own
Many works of art and architecture are made by using one or two shapes in a repetitive pattern. Repeating patterns are
Pretty purses and bulging backpacks and all around us! Design a distinctive bag with special features to accommodate a s
"How Do You Hug a Porcupine" ("Como Abrazas a un Puercoespin?”) by/por- Laurie Isop is the inspiration for students to c
This pillow will “pop” with color, line and style! Inspired by the Pop art movement, this three dimensional creation wil
Celebrate the colors and shapes of nature’s bounty in a Giuseppe Arcimboldo-inspired self-portrait. Learn about incorpor
Draw rectangles to create an original tile design. Decorate tiles with original designs to create a vibrant piece of ar
Before roads crossed our nation, rivers served as roadways to move cargo. Learn about the engineering of the canal era o
Explore the various modes of transportation used to move west across North America in the 1800s. Create a scene with pa
Measure and design! Determine the perimeter of a space and create a map of your favorite room.
Inspire students to create an unusual view of their artwork as they use diagonal folding, rotating and flipping to compl
Introduce, or refresh, the concepts of 3-dimensional shapes and volume with your students. Investigate Joel Shapiro’s us
What is the science behind making a boat sail? Invite students to design a sail shape that works best in a classroom exp
Introduce, or refresh, the concept of surface area to your students with an investigation into the Joel Shapiro “Untitle
Start with a Geometric Shape and change it into something new with tearing, gluing and your imagination!