Cityscape – TeachKidsArt http://www.teachkidsart.net a resource for teaching art to kids! Thu, 02 Nov 2017 17:27:36 +0000 en-US hourly 1 Sunset Cityscapes http://www.teachkidsart.net/sunset-cityscapes/ Tue, 23 May 2017 20:07:24 +0000 http://www.teachkidsart.net/?p=5046

The examples in this post were done by 1st graders, but older kids will enjoy this, too. “No Rulers Allowed!”…. if you want results that are charming and almost “Seuss-like”! For a typical class that meets for one hour or less, you’ll want to do this project over 2 class periods. Materials: 9×12 watercolor paper (or heavyweight construction […] ]]>
Cityscapes with Tints and Shades http://www.teachkidsart.net/cityscapes-with-tints-and-shades/ http://www.teachkidsart.net/cityscapes-with-tints-and-shades/#comments Thu, 04 Mar 2010 06:00:00 +0000 http://biz123.inmotionhosting.com/~teachk5/2010/03/cityscapes-with-tints-and-shades.html

Our Kinders are becoming experts at color mixing! This time we added white to make tints and black to make shades as we created these sweet “candy-colored” cities! Materials:9×12 white heavyweight construction paperpencilTempera paint – red, yellow, turquoise, white and blackPaper plates for palettesbrushes and water Vocabulary:Tint – any color plus whiteShade – any color […] ]]>
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Van Gogh Auction Project http://www.teachkidsart.net/van-gogh-auction-project/ http://www.teachkidsart.net/van-gogh-auction-project/#comments Thu, 25 Feb 2010 07:37:00 +0000 http://biz123.inmotionhosting.com/~teachk5/2010/02/van-gogh-auction-project.html

Even Van Gogh himself would be proud of this copy of his “Café Terrace” painting, created by our 2nd graders to raise money at our annual school auction. Each year, our school holds a fundraiser auction to raise money for special programs. While many valuable items are donated to be auctioned off, the items that […] ]]>
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