Video Tutorials

 

KUMIHIMO: Japanese Yarn Weaving

This is one of the things that has singlehandedly saved my sanity as an art teacher! Kumihimo is a great free time activity for when your students have as little as five minutes to fill!

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CLICK HERE TO WATCH A VIDEO TUTORIAL ON HOW TO MAKE KUMIHIMO!

 

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Explosion/Squash Books

One of the most popular projects I do with my students. There are many versions of how to do this online, but I break the steps down as a teacher would to a group of 20+ students.

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CLICK HERE TO WATCH A VIDEO ON HOW TO MAKE AN EXPLOSION/SQUASH BOOK!

 

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Printmaking with Middle Schoolers:

Printmaking can be a daunting task with a group of boisterous adolescents! This video provides tips on how to successfully manage printmaking at the Middle School Level.

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CLICK HERE TO WATCH THE VIDEO ON PRINTING WITH MIDDLE SCHOOLERS!

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Spring Birches: Masking Tape/Watercolor Painting

Using masking tape is a fun and effective way to “draw” birch trees in this wonderful watercolor lesson, which can be adapted for any season. (see some fall and winter themed versions here!)

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CLICK HERE TO SEE STEP-BY-STEP PICTURES OF THIS LESSON

CLICK HERE TO SEE PART 1 OF THIS “SPRING BIRCHES” VIDEO TUTORIAL

CLICK HERE TO SEE PART 2 OF THIS “SPRING BIRCHES” VIDEO TUTORIAL

CLICK HERE TO SEE PART 3 OF THIS “SPRING BIRCHES” VIDEO TUTORIAL

 

 

3 Comments (+add yours?)

  1. Jenny Houston
    May 24, 2013 @ 01:38:49

    Wow!
    Congratulations! Looks like an amazing show. What talented students.
    Jenny

    Reply

  2. Sandy Samaha
    May 24, 2013 @ 19:18:46

    I still love this; wonderful work by the students inspired by excellent teachers!

    Reply

  3. Marcia Martin
    May 25, 2013 @ 19:02:25

    I am thinking you are very deserving of your new Master Teacher moniker! Great products by the students, clearly they were clearly instructed, coached, motivated & had fun! The results are very impressive! Kudos to you, my Renaissance woman! I would have expected nothing less!

    Reply

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