Batik can be a fun project to do in the classroom if cold wax is used instead of the traditional method of using warm wax. Cold wax can be found at craft shops, school art suppliers or find it online, see links at the end. It is important to find a shop that sells big quantities for the classroom like 2 lt. bottles for example. There are aspects that are important to consider like fabrics and paint. It is not necessa
Street Art started as slogans for political and social commentary that was normally written on public walls. Modern street art developed in New York City in the 1960’s and 1970’s and became popular in the 1980’s.
A fun activity involving T-shirts, paint and lots of imagination. The inspiration for the design can be an imaginary character, like a super hero, a picture from a magazine, a cartoon like character, a flower or a plant or a pet dog, cat, bird or horse. There are lots of possibilities in creating a suitable design for a T-Shirt.
Clay modelling Clay modelling is very popular with young children. Terracotta clay is perfect for children to start clay modelling. Experimenting with clay is an important introduction to art in three dimensions. Type of clay Terracotta clay is the best clay for young children to experiment and to make. Children will spend time finding out what they can do with clay. As they progress in their experiments teachers can