Arts – Crafts

Decorated Eggs

The Wisconsin Historical Society offers some really interesting resources on decorated eggs.  Here is a link to all of them.   If you happen to make any of them, send along a photo and we’ll share it here. From Shell to Symbol Home The Wax-Resist Process/Tools of the Trade Decorating with Ribbons The Eye of...
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Sketch Swap

At this website, you make an online drawing, submit it and your given someone else’s submission. Sketch Swap —Mary Nix
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Van Gogh’s Letters

Van Gogh’s Letters

This is a searchable web exhibit of Van Gogh’s Letters that are arranged by subject. Van Gogh’s Letters —Mary Nix
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Lego Art

Nathan Sawaya is an artist whose medium is LEGO® bricks. If you visit his website, The Art of The Brick, you might just get lost exploring there like I did. He offers a gallery where you can explore Lego Art. Have fun! –Mary Nix
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Art Movements

Art Movements

Explore the following Art Movements at Bridgeman Art on Demand: * Abstract * Art Deco * Art Nouveau * Avant-garde * Baroque * Classicism * Cubism * Early modern * Expressionism * Fauvism * Futurism * Impressionism * Mannerism * Medieval * Modernism * Modern art * Naïve * Neoclassicism * Photorealism * Pointillism...
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Printable Paper

Looking for a printable weekly calendar? Printable Paper offers a variety of calendars and other paper printables at their site.   They offer a variety of graph papers, lined papers, check registers, score sheets, budgets and more. Printable Paper
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A Homeschool Christmas

Helen Hegener posted Merry Christmas at her editorial blog earlier this week.  Along with her holiday wishes and insightful  observations,  it is loaded with some interesting  Christmas resources that I wanted to share here with you. Helen’s excellent post got me to poking around the blogosphere to find some more holiday posts.  Periwinkles and...
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Tacoma Art Museum Welcomes Author/Illustrator David Macaulay to Tacoma

NEWS RELEASE November 21, 2008 Media Contact: Alyssa Rosso, Public Relations Coordinator, 253.272.4258x3002, arosso@TacomaArtMuseum.org Tacoma Art Museum Welcomes Author/Illustrator David Macaulay to Tacomawith Two Special Events Focused on LiteracyBook Discussion and Signing with David Macaulay: Tuesday, January 13; 7pm at Tacoma Public Library and Celebrating Literacy: Saturday, January17; 12 – 3 pm (Tacoma, WA)...
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Arts Curriculum +

Recently sent to our mailbox: We are happy to share with you two wonderful software curriculums: a recently released innovative, creative theater arts curriculum, and a comprehensive real world view of life in the fishing industry curriculum. We respectfully request you pass these flyers on to appropriate parties in either theater arts or an...
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Paint Like Jackson Pollock

Paint like the master himself. Created by Miltos Manetas, this interactive art feature offers a chance to create original Jackson Pollock paintings online. Colors change every time you click on the mouse. Click here.
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