Hannah's Art Club

creative art projects for kindergarten and beyond

Easter Tree (Osterbaum): Mixed Media (March 2015)

In Austria and Germany, the ‘Osterbaum’ is an Easter tradition, seen in homes, gardens and even in shop windows during the springtime. In our kindergarten at this time of year … Continue reading

March 5, 2016 · 2 Comments

WILD! flowers: Paper Collage (March 2015)

This was a really fun project for children aged between three and eight. I simply provided the children with scissors, glue and lots of brightly coloured materials – including muffin … Continue reading

March 8, 2015 · 4 Comments

Safari Silhouettes (February 2015)

This project for children aged between four and eight was completed over two 45 minute sessions. The first was spent looking closely at the body markings of some iconic wild … Continue reading

March 8, 2015 · 1 Comment

Snowy Owls: Textured Wallpaper Collage (February 2015)

This is a tried and tested project for small children – it’s perfect for three and four year olds. For a slightly different version of the project, please view my earlier … Continue reading

March 5, 2015 · 1 Comment

Alpine Landscapes: Wallpaper Collage (February 2015)

This was a second outing for this project, using torn layers of textured wallpapers to create Alpine scenes with the effect of aerial perspective. On both occasions, the project was planned for a … Continue reading

March 5, 2015 · 2 Comments

Embossed Foil Hearts with Sgraffito Frames (February 2015)

This is a lovely project for Valentines Day that combines two fun techniques – embossed foil and oil pastel ‘sgraffito’ (Italian: scratched) – to create decorative hearts. The children (aged … Continue reading

February 9, 2015 · 1 Comment

Bedtime Self Portraits with Repeating Patterns (January 2015)

This two-session project was devised for my older group, who are aged between four and eight. Several techniques were used in the making of the final artwork, and the children learned about … Continue reading

February 8, 2015 · 1 Comment