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"A Faithful Attempt" is designed to showcase a variety of K-12 art lessons, the work of my art students, as well as other art-related topics. Projects shown are my take on other art teacher's lessons, lessons found in books or else designed by myself.
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Thursday, January 20, 2011

Torn Paper Owls


My former  Grade 3's made these adorable owls out of torn paper.

I found the lesson on one of my all-time favourite art blogs: 
the fantastic Deep Space Sparkle page.

We did ours on black paper; the kids sketched a very basic owl body with a white pencil crayons, then filled in the body with torn brown paper (two different tones of brown). 
Then they glued on a branch, beaks, eyes and feet.  So cute!


3 comments:

Patty Palmer said...

Oh golly...how CUTE are these!

Frugalteacher said...

Hi, I really love this project and did it with my students a few months ago but never took pictures. I wanted to share my idea of reading "Owl Moon" and making pictures like this on Pinterest. I "pinned" your picture with a link to this post. You have some wonderful ideas. Have you joined Pinterest yet? It's a great place to share! Here is the link to my pin: http://pinterest.com/pin/273945589803625616/

Miss said...

Thanks for the original idea, Patty! I love your blog!

Frugalteacher- thanks for the tip on the book- I'll definitely check it out! I have joined Pinterest and it's definitely addictive! Great for organizing my lessons- I love it.

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