ART & CRAFTS FOR TEACHERS & SNAs
Calling Teachers and SNAs -
Halloween & Christmas then this two hour hands on twin workshop is for you
Infant class -
leaf sun catchers, made with fallen leaves and contact paper, can be used as window decoration or in making a mobile
a tree picture using their own hand and arm as the outline of the trunk and then Autumn coloured leaves can be printed on with simple homemade cardboard leaf print or finger prints to resemble leaves.
Autumn wreath using fallen leaves( preserved in glycerin) /leaf prints/ leaf rubbing.
using preserved fallen leaves to make leaf people.
street scene at night: tetra packs and black paint used to create houses at night displayed against a sunset background
salt dough cut into Christmas shapes for decorating a Christmas branch
simple fairy Angels for hanging on seasonal branch.
Third Class -
making salt dough and using it to cut out Halloween shapes or making leaf prints, to hang on seasonal branch.
making own brooms using short stick and birch twigs/ brown paper bag
decorating leaves( eucalyptus especially good oaky oval shape) using white metallic pen ( using symmetry of leaf as guide) , can be used in a wreath after
sketching bare trees ( after nature walk) and then using sketch to paint a bare tree on a previously painted Autumn sunset sky( using wet on wet technique in watercolour paper)
Felted soaps using process of wet felting with surface decoration fairy Angels using wool roving/ silk
winter bird cakes for bird feeder
3D paper star