Nothing like going back to school with one or two Art Teacher T-Shirts.  I've been having a self-indulgent browse of the best on Amazon.  Which is your favorite?
(Images used with permission from the artists or are public domain) Artists who are inspired by water is a fantastic theme to pursue with your students and one that artists have completed in so many different ways.  Amongst the following artists, you will find paintings, pastel work, collage and textiles.  Hopefully,...
  The lace-like ruffles, the leafy skirts, the frills and layers of the dresses made by Carrie Ann Schumacher make her work instantly appealing.  I've found that students find her work truly engaging and she is a fantastic starting point for all sorts of art projects. I was surprised to learn...
I've put together this list of collage artists to give you an overview of who you could use in the classroom with your students.  There are some old favourites here and hopefully some new ones too.  Click on any image to go to a google search or the artist's...
Betsy Youngquist
I've always been drawn to the beaded creations of Betsy Youngquist.  When I read that Youngquists Art Education had had a museum emphasis this seemed to make sense.  Her creations would fit well in a museum of oddities.  I was also disappointed to read that one of her peers at art...
A question for you: How are you going to engage boys in art? How do you engage boys in art?  Research shows that boys engage with art if you use the following themes and ways of working.  They are switched off by a limited diet of drawing, painting and writing...