School Holiday Workshops

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School Holiday Workshops What a fun day of first creating Tiny Faces with 2-5’s.  I loved watching how these took form and how the little ones gave every new technique I introduced to them a go.  These looked awesome and all the personalities certainly came out in each of the artworks. Then we had the 6+ Fashion Designer workshop full …

School Holidays Art Workshops

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Holiday Workshops What a fantastic today! A full morning of 2-5 classes with the creation of Treasure Chests decorated with metallic paints, treasures, gems and jewels, then Tiny Robots were designed from card, stickers and interesting collage pieces.  This was followed by the 6+ workshop where children created their favourite celebrity out of plasticine as a flat artwork – inspired …

Art Exhibition for children aged 6+

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Art Exhibition for children aged 6+ What a fast going action packed last lesson we had with the 6+ classes last Saturday, in preparation and anticipation of exhibiting all of the finished pieces to family and friends. There were so many things to do – finish the comic strips by colouring either in colour pencils or watercolour paints and then …

Tiny Art Easter Hats

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Tiny Art Easter Hats Wow!  I can’t believe that today was the last class of the term for 2-5 classes, next week being Good Friday and all.  So being our last class and looking at characters, I couldn’t go past the Easter Bunny being central to our art activity today.  We had fun reading an Easter Bunny book, then Tiny …

Nemo and Rainbow Fish Art Lesson

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Nemo and Rainbow Fish Art Lesson Tiny Artists first discussed different fish characters from TV or from books such as: Finding Nemo, Shark Tale and The Rainbow Fish.  We looked at pictures of Nemo in a fish tank with his friends, and we looked at the Rainbow Fish book’s beautiful watercolour pictures.  We looked at the watery blue water.  Tiny …

Tiny Art Competition Winner

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Lisa W – aged 5 Tiny Art Competition Winner Congratulations Lisa!  You did a fantastic job – I look forward to holding an art party at your house soon! Well done to all the Tiny Art participants.  There were so many worthy entries and let me tell you it was very tough picking a winner.  All the while, my eyes …

Tiny Art Comic Strips

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Tiny Art Comic Strips 6+ classes are really enjoying creating their comic strips at the moment.  With their chosen ‘Superhero’ and Villian’ characters they worked hard in developing an interesting story to make as an eye catching comic strip.  Students also have the choice from three mediums to colour them: watercolour paint, watercolour pencil and colour pencils – all with …

Paint Blob Monsters

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Paint Blob Monster My Tiny Artists are obsessed with Monsters at the moment and we decided to create a monster painting. We squirted lots of paint to one side of paper and folded and pressed down so they paint would squish inside and on both sides. When we opened to see the painting, the kids then decorated it with collage …

Superhero art lesson for 2-5’s

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Superhero art lesson We started our new block today which is all about ‘Characters’. Today Tiny Artists created their own imaginary superhero type character mask.  We first talked about what a character was and what our favourite characters and why.  We spoke about how they are usually very bright and bold colours which made us want to look at them.  …

Outer Space Plasticine Art Party

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Outer Space Plasticine Art Party What an awesome day celebrating Harrison’s 7th birthday with 12 kids.  Harrison is obsessed with planets and the solar system so we opted to go with this theme.  We had so much fun coming up with ideas for an art scene and made it come to life with plasticine.  Check out the amazing ideas the …