Dabbling in Collage

I have been wanting to do a collage unit with my students for years. I have avoided it because of what I have seen when they create...

Upcycling

Earlier this month I was biking home from work along Carling Ave and noticed a bedraggled looking stuffed toy of some kind at the side of...

A Portrait Says…

The first time I tried to get my students to think about what was ‘expression worthy’, I made up a graphic organizer to help them...

How Art Crept Up on Me

My game plan as an early adult was to be an actor. It didn’t pay well. The art crept up on me slowly, and now is a huge part of my life....

Fire Hazard!

I was staring at my overflowing recycling bin one day, thinking that I really should be able to come up with a more creative solution to...

From Popcorn to Campy and Fabulous

My fabulous campy ladies were originally inspired by a project I did with the kids involving popcorn. Everyone got a couple of pieces of...