Hannah's Art Club

creative art projects for kindergarten and beyond

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

Spring Still Life: Grape Hyacinth & Daffodils (February 2015)

A lovely pre-Spring project to bring some colour to a dreary, drizzly day… For the still life subject I brought in two pots containing Spring bulbs – daffodils and grape hyacinth … Continue reading

March 6, 2015 · 3 Comments

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

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

Teddy Bears in Jumpers (January 2015)

Shape printing is one of my favourite art techniques for young children – whereby a range of everyday objects and containers, such as plastic pots, wine corks, matchboxes, ‘Smarties’ and … Continue reading

February 3, 2015 · 3 Comments

Prickly Autumn Hedgehogs (November 2014)

This prickly hedgehog project combines a few painting techniques and is perfect for autumn when young children are learning about falling leaves and hedgehogs preparing to hibernate for the winter. I provided … Continue reading

January 4, 2015 · Leave a comment

Glorious Golden Klimt Collage (October 2014)

Gustav Klimt’s decadent ornamental paintings, with their jewel-like textures of pattern, shape and rich colour, are a wonderful source of inspiration for children’s art projects. I devised this project for children aged … Continue reading

October 26, 2014 · Leave a comment