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Canva projects for middle or high school art

Canva Projects for Middle, High School Art

Check out these six Canva projects, designed for middle school art and high school art students. Teach students the basics of design.

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Annual School Art Show

Learn how I ran my school art show for 11 years including scheduling, marketing, set up, and more. Don’t skip this important, amazing event.

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Visual Journal Technique: Pansy Prints

Check out how I use fresh pansies to create beautiful pansy prints to collage with in my visual journal. Plus you release stress by hammering.

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Classroom Art Display Tips & Styles

Check out tips for setting up an art display on a budget, hanging on block walls, bulletin boards, hard surfaces, and more.

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Gelli Printmaking Process + Painting

Teach your middle or high school art students about gelli printmaking as well as painting, color, and value techniques. A quick, fun project!

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Aesthetics: Philosophy of Art Discussion in Art Class

Helping middle & high school students develop an opinion about art is an important part of teaching art. Discuss aesthetics to facilitate this (I will tell you how).

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