We started back to school this week! So far, so good. I'm figuring out some things I'll need to do to adjust the schedule. We're doing swim lessons for 6 kids, 4 days a week this week and next. It's my 3-year-old's first ever swim class. I found a swim school that I LOVE, called … [Read more...] about Modern Art Exhibit
Today I'd love to share with you another resource we'll be using in our homeschool this year: Fine Art Pages from Classical Composers Monthly. So, what art will I specifically be sharing with my kids? See how long this list is--25 works of art! Mona Lisa (da Vinci) Starry Night (van Gogh) A … [Read more...] about Review of Fine Art Pages from Classical Composers Monthly
Every few weeks there is a special deal at Amazon of something I'd really like for our homeschool, and that is exactly the case today with the full set of the Draw Write Now books! I have often wanted to get these, but couldn't justify spending the full $14.99 per book (even though they … [Read more...] about Draw Write Now set on sale
Yeah! We got to do another review of a See the Light art DVD. This one is part of the Bible Story series and is called "Shipwrecked." It has 3 art projects based on the shipwreck that the apostle Paul had and sells for just $14.99! The DVD is divided in several divided into several … [Read more...] about Review/Giveaway of See the Light “Shipwrecked” Art DVD
Today our focus is on art. We have done WAY more art this week than we usually do! Three of the kids did a weaving project to go with our Josefina (American Girl) unit study-- I'll be sharing all about it when we finish in a few weeks. We did watercolors of whales (a See the Light project) and of … [Read more...] about Collage/Journal Friday: Fun With Art!
When I was growing up I loved listening to Wayne Watson's music, and especially his song "Watercolor Ponies." It's a beautiful song about looking at the paintings his kids made that were hanging on the refrigerator door. It's to encourage us to make the most of the time we have right now while we … [Read more...] about Watercolor Whales