do it. create. walk and see. cut and paste. scratch and sniff.
do whatever you have to do to feed your soul.
this is my commitment.

Monday, May 11, 2015

parts of a flower

We inspected the tulip and all it's fascinating parts.

We created each and every part on our own flower using 
sticks, wire, straws, tissue paper, tape and construction paper 
(we had painted this, earlier, with watercolors).

We admired our work.

After a snack picnic outside and more investigating with our magnifying glasses, we returned to the classroom where we viewed a large variety of Georgia O'Keeffe's flower paintings.  From our previous lesson, the children were able to identify parts of the flower in O'Keeffe's work.

We practiced using our arms to make large and long painting strokes before we began painting these.

Happy Mother's Day, Moms!  You are all appreciated for everything you ARE.

There are still seats available in the PICASSO'S GUITARS class: Saturday, May 30 from 2:30-5:30
as well as the MAPPING OUT MINNESOTA class: Sunday, May 31 from 2:30 -5:30

I have 3 more seats available in the Create Everyday summer ART camp June 22 - 26.  See this link for more information.

Did you know I teach private lessons?
This artist has been studying portraits.
  Here is an example of her work in progress from this past weekend.

For more information regarding upcoming classes, summer camps, private lessons or art making birthday parties, contact Kari at:

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