All About Art

WARM AND VERY COOL HEARTS
Monday, February 13, 4:30-5:30 pm Flex Zone
Grades K-2. With Valentine’s Day just around the corner let’s do a heart picture using warm and cool colors and lots of patterns.

CAT’S COLORS
Monday, March 6, 4:30-5:30 pm
Grades K-2. Let’s read the book Cat’s
Colors by Jane Cabrera and talk about how her illustrations show movement and energy. Using her techniques we will draw our own cats using paints and colored paper. Limit 20 students.

WEAVING A RAINBOW
Monday, March 20, 4:30-5:30 pm
Grades 3-5. If you like weaving, let’s try weaving a rainbow! We will make our loom out of a paper plate and weave the colors of the rainbow with yarn. Limit 20 students.

THERE IS A BIRD ON YOUR HEAD
Friday, April 14, 10-11:30 am
Grades K-2. After reading the book
There Is a Bird on Your Head! by Mo Willems, we will draw our self-portraits with a bird on our heads! Limit 20 students.

3-D BUTTERFLY
Friday, April 14, 1-2:30 pm
Grades 3-5. After sharing some facts about butterflies, students will draw a butterfly picture using paint and cut paper. Limit 20 students.

JAPANESE FISH KITES
Monday, May 1, 4:30-5:30 pm
Grades 3-5. May 5 is Children’s Day in Japan. On this day the children fly a carp kite called a koinobori on a flagpole along with those of their family. We will use paint and markers to decorate our own Japanese carp wind socks. Limit 20 students.

ELMER THE ELEPHANT
Monday, May 8, 4:30-5:30 pm
Grades K-2. After reading one of the books about the patchwork elephant, Elmer, by David McKee we will create a tissue paper collage of the colorful elephant. Limit 20 students..