Autumn Season

For this week’s class, at Towey, we wanted the students to do a fun & unique project that is based around the fall season, so we had them design their own leaf cutouts to placed on a tree and also create some stencil designs on craft paper.  For this project, …

Water Clay

At Penn Treaty, we started off today’s lesson with giving each student a piece of water based clay and going into great detail on the history of how this material was being utilized. We talked about how clay is a form of a rock or a mud stone. Next, we …

Color Wheel

At Penn Treaty, we started off class with a demonstration of making prints of a leaf using a variety of colors, which led to an introduction of the color wheel. We went into full details on not only the definition but which colors are primary, secondary, and tertiary through a …

Puppets

The students were really excited about making their own hand puppets with Halloween right around the corner. I feel like this project was huge success because not only were the students engaged, but even the staff joined in on the fun and made their own puppets as well. Everyone’s puppet …

Towers

I can definitely say that my first day of teaching went very well. The students and staff at Southwark Elementary School welcomed me with open arms. I really enjoyed seeing these kids work utilize their creative talents in groups to build a tower with marshmallows & straws. It was nice …

A New Beginning

I’m very excited about joining the teaching staff at Art Sphere because this would be an opportunity for me to not only develop more skill & experience teaching, but I would also be able to utilize my artistic skills and background by training and motivating the next generation of artist. …