Art is Basic has moved!

Art is Basic has moved!
Visit my new blog location by clicking on the Art is Basic logo.

Wednesday, November 10, 2010

Scrap Faces

To connect with the Science, the Primaries are learning about how artists can use recycled and cast off materials to make art.  We are watching a video about an artist who goes to the scrap and junkyard to find art materials.  We are making our own mask made out of scraps:  bottle caps, wood pieces, plastic parts.  Reading Rainbow Stay Away From the Junkyard 




hilarious!  We used these donated medicine lids.




5 comments:

Art Project Girl said...

So cool! Reminds me of My Best Friend is as Sharp as a Pencil the book!

Gloria said...

I agree, very cool recycling. Great job.:)

Marcia said...

I'll have to check out that book, thank you.

Natalie said...

These are great! Love the medicine lids. I too get random stuff donated sometimes! I once got two huge boxes each full of 200 or so purple disposable medical scrubs. When the kids wore them, my room looked like a Barney episode gone wrong!

Marcia said...

Natalie, I'd love to see a picture of the purple clothed kids. :)

LinkWithin

Related Posts with Thumbnails