Make a flower from T Rolls

This is a lot of fun and really easy, all you need is a toilet roll, sellotape/glue, scissors.  Paint and glitter is optional.   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KRFMBFF6YYo&feature=youtu.be

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St. Anne’s City Farm Children’s Art Competition

  The volunteers at the city farm in St. Anne’s asked me to let you all know about their art competition.  Email your drawing, painting, photo or craftwork to Dublincityfarm@gmail.com.  Freckles the sheep is waiting for your submissions….check out the website and catch up on all the wonderful characters in the farm just on our…

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Doodle your name

You will need : white paper, I used half an A3 sheet split in two lengthways, but any shape will do. A black marker and a pencil if you want to roughly draw out your design. Colouring pencils or crayons.   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qX8UuJxzgTA&t=10s

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Watercolour Picture

This lesson recommends Windsor and Newton watercolours and Cass art paper and brushes (that’s an art shop in the UK) but you can use this technique using any type of brush and paint.  Don’t be put off by the posh sounding materials!  Why don’t you WhatsApp me your pictures and I’ll post them up on…

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Irish Times Art Competition

https://www.irishtimes.com/culture/art-and-design/paints-at-the-ready-enter-the-irish-times-children-s-art-competition-1.4223351   ANYONE IS INTERESTED IN ENTERING THIS?  YOU DON’T HAVE LONG – CLOSING DATE IS 20TH APRIL 2020.   “Paints, pencils, crayons and markers at the ready!  The Irish Times is inviting children to enter their ‘isolation art’ competition with a painting or drawing based on how our life has changed in recent weeks….

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Ugly Baby

  The idea for this ugly baby came from the same process we used in class a few months ago where we made bears only using a sock, stuffing and loom bands.  In this case I used one leg off a pair of tights instead of a sock and I still used loom bands (black…

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