Frog Origami

Level: Grade 5th, 7th, 8th Duration:  2 Hours Historical Overview: The Chinese created the art of paper folding in the first century AD, around the time when paper was first invented in China. In the sixth century, the secret of making paper was carried to Japan, and from Japan comes the …

Reflection

My experience at the Art Sphere Inc was very enjoyable and a pleasure. The Art Sphere was different than any other job I had before I enjoyed working at the Art Sphere because I was engaged with the task given to me. Working at the Art Sphere enlighten me with …

Name Art

                This is a great first day project for students to get to know each others’ name. Student lightly print their name in pencil then form bubble letters around their letters. Students experiment with different ways of coloring their name using markers and …

ASI Make and Take Crafts for Fall

Join us at John Heinz National Wildlife Refuge  to make these fun art projects! 3-D Squirrels Insect drawing Origami bats Coffee filter butterflies Flying bats with chalk and tongue depressors Origami ducks Origami butterflies Butterflies with pipe cleaners Download free * Squirrel handout here! Color, cut, fold and glue to …

Art and Design Vocabulary

Line Blurred Broken Controlled Curved Diagonal Freehand Horizontal Interrupted Geometric Meandering Ruled Short  Straight Thick Thin Vertical Wide Texture Actual Bumpy Corrugated Flat Furry Gooey Leathery Prickly Rough Sandy Shiny Simulated Smooth Soft Sticky Tacky Velvet Wet Value Dark Light Medium Shape/Form Amorphous Biomorphic Closed Distorted Flat Free-Form Full Of …