Framed Mixed Media Collage

Here at Studio Sprout, we threw caution to the wind and used just about anything we could get our hands on for these collages. It was so fun to watch each child create a piece and leave with it framed. Materials Needed: White Card stock Newsprint Glue Sticks Scissors...

Pastel Leaf Rubbings

This week at Studio Sprout we tried our hands at leaf rubbings with oil pastels. We paired this project with sensory boxes which also followed our Autumn themed curriculm. The younger kiddos really enjoy investigating the boxes, and it warms them up for projects that...

Celebrating Spring: Birds

First I must credit the amazing Patty at Deep Space Sparkle for the inspiration and foundation lesson plan. You can visit her online shop for amazing art lesson plans at amazing deals. And no she didn’t pay me to say that!! Patty mostly works with K-6 grade and...

Open-ended Art: Fabric and Paint on Cardboard

Fabric and Paint is an easy one you can do at home with any scrap textiles and/or ribbon that you have. You can cut up bric-brac for more texture and fun, cut up old stained clothes if you don’t have a fabric bin to pull from or get scrap fabric for a great deal...

Open-Ended Art: Valentine's Day

I love LOVE! I’m all about reclaiming holidays, expanding upon the hallmark understanding, tapping into the potential of celebration….especially when it comes to love. Before we dove into endless pink, red, white, and purple Valentine’s Day supplies...