Monthly Archives: February 2011

Grading Sketchbooks

It is that time of the nine weeks. Sketchbooks are due. I both dread and look forward to this day. I look forward to seeing some really wonderful art work. I dread seeing some really badly scribbled drawings that took … Continue reading

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Creativity Devotional – Conditions For Creativity

Conditions for creativity are to be puzzled; to concentrate; to accept conflict and tension; to be born everyday; to feel a sense of self. ~Erich Fromm Thoughts:  With all the discussion on blogs, websites, books, and videos it appears the “conditons … Continue reading

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Creativity Devotional – Life Without Art?

“Art is much less important than life, but what a poor life without it.” ~Robert Motherwell Thought: I didn’t have a very good day with my students today. I was pulled in every direction. Students were at different stages of … Continue reading

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Step Out of Your Comfort Zone

The Art for Homeschool February Show is impressive.  If you have not seen the entries, go to Art for Homeschool.  Talk about creativity!  Children from ages 5 – 13 have entered a wide variety of art projects. If you want … Continue reading

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