Hannah's Art Club

creative art projects for kindergarten and beyond

Fairy Tale Castles: Mixed Media Collage (June 2013)

This two week project was completed by my pre-school group who range between four and six years old. A few days before our class, two of the children asked me … Continue reading

July 6, 2013 · 2 Comments

Happy New Year! Firework Cityscapes (January 2013)

To celebrate a new year of Art Club the children created fabulous firework paintings inspired by the New Year’s Eve firework displays held in major cities around the world. I … Continue reading

January 20, 2013 · 1 Comment

Spooky Haunted Houses: Inspired by Kazuno Kohara (October 2011)

This is a fun project for Halloween that really gets children’s imaginations running wild! I think the best story books are those with really evocative, eye-catching illustrations that grip children as … Continue reading

September 27, 2012 · 1 Comment

Styro Sculpture: Two Ways

Children’s sculpture projects can be messy and time-consuming, particularly when using traditional materials such as clay or papier mache. My ‘after-school’ Art Club meets once a week for 45 minutes, … Continue reading

September 13, 2012 · 4 Comments

Vienna Skyline Cutouts: Architectural Drawing (March 2012)

This project was inspired by a cut-out card depicting the Mid-Manhattan skyline, designed by Ted Naos, that I found in the Guggenheim Museum shop during a trip to New York. … Continue reading

July 18, 2012 · 1 Comment

A House for Hundertwasser (November 2011)

Most of the children are familiar with the buildings of the psychedelic Austrian artist Friedensreich Hundertwasser (1928-2000), since we are lucky enough to live in a city that boasts several … Continue reading

May 6, 2012 · 1 Comment

Futurist Sculpture from Folded Paper (September 2010)

Transform flat paper and cardboard into three-dimensional sculpture by folding, curling and gluing! This is one of my favourite art projects to do with young children. It can be done … Continue reading

May 3, 2012 · 1 Comment