Wednesday, November 18, 2020

Links to Online At Home Art Lessons

Below are the links to the at home art activities I have shared online so far this year. Take a look and try one you haven't done yet. OR if you have a favorite, go ahead and try it again! 

Nature Art Tape Resist

Fall Leaf Printmaking

Famous Laundry Art

Fall Fine Motor Fun

Spooky Drawings

Googly Eye Bombing

Found Object Friends


Mail a Hug

Totem Poles; An Art Exploration

As always, share what you've done with me at if you'd like. I love to see what you're creating at home! 

Best wishes,

Mrs. Aucter

Thursday, October 29, 2020

Mask Parade 2020

 Our UCS Mask Parade 2020 was a little wet, but spirits were high and children were excited to see one and other from a distance. 

BIG thanks to the UCS PTO--each child was able to decorate a white cloth face mask.

Students created a design, and we used fabric crayons to transfer their ideas to a white cloth mask.

Googly Eye Bombing

At home this week, students were challenged to view their world in a new way--what would it look like with googly eyes!? These creative students shared their work with me. 

Eye bombing is the art of placing eyes on an object to give it the appearance of being alive. It is meant to be fun and help you see the world around you differently. 

Who knew a faucet had such personality!!


Thursday, September 24, 2020

Famous Laundry Art

 For some additional art enrichment at home, students were challenged to recreate a famous piece of artwork out of LAUNDRY. The results are awesome!


Thursday, May 21, 2020

Food Portraits Inspired by Arcimboldo

 Students learned a bit about Italian painter Giuseppe Arcimboldo who is well known for using foods as features in his portraits. As you can see, our students had fun with this idea!

Friday, May 15, 2020

More Amazing Student Artists

This week, students were asked to go outside and use their artist's eyes to observe something natural growing in springtime (a leaf emerging, a flower blooming, a nest being built) then draw it.

Thursday, May 7, 2020