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May/June 2012     Theme: Looking Beyond

Editor’s Letter
Looking Beyond. Nancy Walkup

Advocacy
Ten Ways to Kill an Art Program. Eldon Katter

Art Teacher Round Table
Looking Beyond: Fresh Perspectives. Pam Stephens

Tech4ArtEd
What Are Your Summer Goals? Theresa McGee

Beginning with a Flower
Merian’s metamorphosis depicted in a three-dimensional collage. Scott Russell

Best of Show
Painting portraits of pets. Nancy Corrigan Wilbert

In a Doll’s World
Playing with the universal appeal of dolls. Aurelia Gomez

The Power of Images
Inspired by the Chinese Avant-Garde. Nancy Petrella

 

April 2012     Theme: Connecting to Place

Editor’s Letter
Connecting to Place. Nancy Walkup

Advocacy
Community Connections. Megan Giampietro

Art Teacher Round Table
Connecting to Place: An Artistic Response. Pam Stephens

Tech4ArtEd
Create a Virtual Place: Glogster. Theresa McGee

Artistic Cartography
Incorporating regional animals and topographical maps. Miranda Nelken

Sculptures for Our Time
Clay figures developed from an ancient figurative technique. Lisa Hirkaler

The View from Here
A focus on perspective and bird’s-eye view. Grace Hulse

You Are There
A schoolwide emphasis on the art, culture, and history of Israel. Laurie Bellet

April 2012 Calendar

 

March 2012     Theme: Making a Difference

Editor’s Letter
Making a Difference. Nancy Walkup

Art Teacher Round Table
Making a Difference Through Art. Pam Stephens

Point of View
Living a Legacy. Marsha Conn

Tech4ArtEd
Digital Photography in the Art Curriculum. Theresa McGee

Float on to Surrealism
An invitation to join an international art project. David Gran

Just to Say We Care
Making quilts because we care. Laurie Bellet

Made to Sit
A papier-mâché stool project. Lori Dudley

Sketchbook Day!
See, think, talk, and create like an artist. Tracy Fortune

March 2012 Calendar

 

February 2012     Theme: Messages

Editor’s Letter
Messages. Nancy Walkup

Advocacy
Can Art Give Us Knowledge? James Magrini

Art Teacher Round Table
Finding Messages in Art. Pam Stephens

Tech4ArtEd
Using the Interactive Whiteboard in the Artroom. Theresa McGee

Kindergarten Animal Discovery
Revisiting earlier artwork for inspiration. Jan Navah

Louisiana Mudbugs
Humorously integrating art and natural science. Ellen Vercellotti

Red Birds in Winter
A reminder to take care of our feathered friends. Nancy Walkup

February 2012 Calendar

 

January 2012     Theme: Order and Organization

Editor’s Letter
Order and Organization. Nancy Walkup

Advocacy
The PAYDAY Art Show. Victoria Stetts

Art Teacher Round Table
Creating a Workable and Inviting Art Space. Pam Stephens

Tech4ArtEd
Organize with Google Web Applications. Theresa McGee

Double Exposure
Combining two drawings into one. David Coleman

Keeping Art Functional
A series of two painted plates. Annemarie Baldauf

Second-Grade Architects
Capitalizing on the historic architecture of Chicago. Ken Klopack

January 2012 Calendar

 

December 2011     Theme: Belonging

Editor’s Letter
Belonging. Nancy Walkup

Advocacy
A Challenge to Care. Samantha Melvin

Art Teacher Round Table
Who Belongs? Pam Stephens

Tech4ArtEd
Pin It Where It Belongs. Theresa McGee

An Inspirational Journey
A folk artist’s story. Surendar Valasai

Design Matters for Kindergarten
Moving to a different dimension. Kate Bagnoche

The Fragmented Pencil
A Cubist approach to artwork. Julie Stone

Japanese Tea Bowls
Exploring the Process of raku firing. Stephanie Hodge

Warming up to Glass
Glass fusing made simple. Tana Mendenhall

December 2011 Calendar

 

November 2011     Theme: Telling Stories

Editor’s Letter
Telling Stories. Nancy Walkup

Advocacy
Art Moves into the 21st Century. Ralph Caouette

Art Teacher Round Table
Guiding Students to Find the Stories Told in Art. Pam Stephens

Tech4ArtEd
Web Tools for Digital Storytelling. Theresa McGee

Technology
The Art Speaks for Itself. Tricia Fuglestad
Watch “The Lorax Speaks.”

Culture in Clay
Celebrating the Mexican Days of the Dead. Caroline Nay

Playing with Frank Stella
Imaginative play leads to stories. John Purcell

Pop-Up Story
Using paper-sculpture techniques to illustrate stories. Nancy Walkup

Trading Pages
Making altered books to increase visual literacy. Greg Vassar and Jenny Dean

November 2011 Calendar

 

October 2011     Theme: Responding to Nature

Editor’s Letter
Responding to Nature. Nancy Walkup

Advocacy
Considering National Board Certification. Susan B. Hall

Art Teacher Round Table
Responding to Nature Through Art. Pam Stephens

Tech4ArtEd
Drawing Like a Natural. Theresa McGee

Channeling the Movement
Capturing a sense of motion in works of art. Mary Coy

Couched in Detail
Free-form embroidery. Lynne Richards

Hiding in Plain Sight
Camouflage depicted in habitat dioramas. Nancy Walkup

Seasonal Trees
Taking trees from 2-D to 3-D. Aileen Pugliese Castro

To Hold in the Hand
Clay vessels inspired by nature. Sharon McKittrick Boyle

October 2011 Calendar

 

August/September 2011     Theme: Identity and Ideals

Editor’s Letter
Identity and Ideals. Nancy Walkup

Advocacy
How to Become a Highly Effective Art Teacher. Donalyn Heise and Melody Weintraub

Art Teacher Round Table
Identity and Ideals. Pam Stephens

Tech4ArtEd
The Hidden Identity in QR Codes. Theresa McGee

Primary Portraits
Simple but engaging self-portraits. Nancy Walkup

What Can You Do with a Color Wheel?
Extending the color wheel. Beth Hubbert

What’s in a Name?
Simulating stained glass with mixed media. Helaine Schechtman

What’s Your Cubist Name?
Incorporating chiaroscuro, tints, and shades in name designs. Jeff Tam

August Calendar

 

Online Articles 2010–2011 Top

2010–2011 Artist Trading Card Contest Winners
See all winners and honorable mentions on Facebook.

Amazing Anthropomorphs
February 2011. Marianne Bickett

Anatomy of a Portfolio
November 2010. Nicole Brisco

Animation Made Simple
December 2010. Pam Stephens

The Art of Henna
April 2011. Themina Kader

Art Noveau Self-Portraits Anew
March 2011. Elizabeth Morningstar

Art Teacher Round Table
August/September 2010. Pam Stephens

Art Teacher Round Table
October 2010. Pam Stephens

Art Teacher Round Table
November 2010. Pam Stephens

Art Teacher Round Table
January 2011. Pam Stephens

Art Teacher Round Table
February 2011. Pam Stephens

Art Teacher Round Table
March 2011. Pam Stephens

Art Teacher Round Table
April 2011. Pam Stephens

Art Teacher Round Table
May/June 2011. Pam Stephens

Artroom Overload
March 2011. Heather White

Asking for Art
December 2010. Leslie Ann Kunkel

Basic “Block” Building
January 2011. Sharon Morris

A Brilliant Idea
May/June 2011. Gaynor Hytrek

A Century of Masters
November 2010. Aurelia Gomez

The Chihuly Experience
April 2011. Jennifer Maille

Creating Shop Window Displays
March 2011. Martha Christopoulou

Dancing Shadows, Epic Tales
December 2010. Aurelia Gomez

Editor’s Letter
August/September 2010. Nancy Walkup

Editor’s Letter
October 2010. Nancy Walkup

Editor’s Letter
November 2010. Nancy Walkup

Editor’s Letter
December 2010. Nancy Walkup

Editor’s Letter
January 2011. Nancy Walkup

Editor’s Letter
February 2011. Nancy Walkup

Editor’s Letter
March 2011. Nancy Walkup

Editor’s Letter
April 2011. Nancy Walkup

Editor’s Letter
May/June 2011. Nancy Walkup

Experimenting with Water-Soluble Oil Paints
January 2011. Maureen and Ralph Caouette

Finding Inspiration in Ralli Quilts
May/June 2011. Patricia Stoddard

Have You Heard About the Bloom’s?
November 2010. Denise Clyne-Ruch

Here Comes the Sun
May/June 2011. Jennifer Nesson

Historical Houses of Silk Stocking Row
January 2011. Heather White

How to Make Javanese Shadow Puppets
December 2010. Aurelia Gomez

The Indispensable Art Teacher
May/June 2011. Donalyn Heise and Melody Weintraub

Inspired by a Century of Masters
November 2010. Aurelia Gomez

Into the Light
March 2011. Helaine Schechtman

Keeping Art in the Spotlight
February 2011. Eldon Katter

Magic Hexaflexagons
April 2011. Veronica Krug

Make a Mark
February 2011. Marianne Bickett

Making Meaning Through the Days of the Dead
October 2010. Sharon Warwick

Making Other Arrangements
May/June 2011. Dale Wayne

Making the Connection
August/September 2010. Susan Merrett

Mandalas: Pictures of One’s Self and the World
February 2011. Van James

Modes of Transportation
March 2011. Dawn Carson

Mr. and Mrs. Potato Head
November 2010. Mary Jane Hadley

Not-So-Still Life
November 2010. Sarah Grow

On Art and Art Education
January 2011. Rama Hughes

Our Georgia Quilt
October 2010. Bryna Bobick

Picture Consequences
March 2011. Nancy Walkup

Pompeii-James River Mural
October 2010. Caroline Long

The Present is Key to the Past
February 2011. Kari Giordano

Presenting Pecha Kucha
April 2011. Debi West

REcycle, REuse, We Aim to Amuse
May/Junwe 2011. Juliette Montague

Recycling Pop Art
May/June 2011. Deb Pfohl

A Rose for a Special Person
August/September 2010. Aileen Pugliese Castro

The Rotoball Project
August/September 2010. David Gran

Seizing the Moment with Symmetry
December 2010. Ranella Franklin

Self-Portrait Clay Boxes
December 2010. Heidi Posh

Spring Peepers
April 2011. Stephani Thomas

Teacher-Student Portfolio: Melissa Walker & Ashley Farlow
August/September 2010

Teacher-Student Portfolio: Sharon McKittrick Boyle & Shelby Patton
October 2010

Teacher-Student Portfolio: Laura Grant & Kacie Mills
November 2010

Teacher-Student Portfolio: Eric Ralston & Desiree Link
December 2010

Teacher-Student Portfolio: Art by Lee M. Rossi & Jason McIntosh
January 2011

Teacher-Student Portfolio: Audrey Brown & Michelle Lagasca
February 2011

Teacher-Student Portfolio: Van James & Aloe Corry
March 2011

Teacher-Student Portfolio: Stacy Holtzman & Charlotte Williams
April 2011

Teacher-Student Portfolio: Betsy DiJulio & Erin Edwards
May/June 2011

Teaching Fauvism from a Fishbowl
October 2010. Norma Stache

Tech4ArtEd
August/September 2010. Theresa McGee

Tech4ArtEd
October 2010. Theresa McGee

Tech4ArtEd
November 2010. Theresa McGee

Tech4ArtEd
December 2010. Theresa McGee

Tech4ArtEd
January 2011. Theresa McGee

Tech4ArtEd
February 2011. Theresa McGee

Tech4ArtEd
March 2011. Theresa McGee

Tech4ArtEd
April 2011. Theresa McGee
Click here to see Theresa’s version.

Tech4ArtEd
May/June 2011. Theresa McGee

Tesselation Transformations
April 2011. Sharon Boyle

There Was a Bulldozer in Our Yard
November 2010. Laurie Bellet

Thinking Big Inside a Small Box
January 2011. Martha Rives

To the Rescue
December 2010. Mary Coy

Trapped in Stone
December 2010. Carolyn Braden

Treasured Family Plates
October 2010. Rebecca Genao

Unity for Our Community
August/September 2010. Kristen Rice

You Can Count on van Gogh
February 2011. Marlanda Birns

Online Articles 2009–2010 Top

2009–2010 Artist Trading Card Contest Winners!
Watch a video of this year’s winners!

Architecture and Environment Interdisciplinary Objectives
January 2010. Mary Erickson and Michael Delahunt

Art Education and the Professional Learning Community
March 2010. Heather White

Art: It’s as Simple as That
April 2010. Eldon Katter

ArtEd Online
August/September 2009. Craig Roland

ArtEd Online
October 2009. Craig Roland

ArtEd Online
November 2009. Craig Roland

ArtEd Online
December 2009. Craig Roland

ArtEd Online
January 2010. Craig Roland

ArtEd Online
February 2010. Craig Roland

ArtEd Online
March 2010. Craig Roland

ArtEd Online
April 2010. Zach Stoller

ArtEd Online
May/June 2010. Craig Roland

Artistic License
August/September 2009. Donna Goodwin

Beautiful Batiks
March 2010. Shari Fox

Cast Paper Bowls
April 2010. Caroline Long

Catching Colorful Chagall
December 2009. Stephani Thomas

Celebrating Mexico’s Days of the Dead
October 2009. Staci Kavanaugh

Connecting the Dots
May/June 2010. Eldon Katter

Create a Creature
December 2009. Karen Skophammer

Editor’s Letter
August/September 2009. Nancy Walkup

Editor’s Letter
October 2009. Nancy Walkup

Editor’s Letter
November 2009. Nancy Walkup

Editor’s Letter
December 2009. Nancy Walkup

Editor’s Letter
January 2010. Nancy Walkup

Editor’s Letter
February 2010. Nancy Walkup

Editor’s Letter
March 2010. Nancy Walkup

Editor’s Letter
April 2010. Nancy Walkup

Editor’s Letter
May/June 2010. Nancy Walkup

The Egg Meets California Art Standards
August/September 2009. Carol Horst

Emblematic Repousse Masks
May/June 2010. Emily Taylor

Food that Fools the Eye Step-by-Step Photos
August/September 2009. Camille M. Serre

Forget Your Worries
December 2009. Joann Pellegrino

Fundred Dollar Bill Project
August/September 2009. Mary Rubin
Click here to download a template for creating your own Fundred Dollar Bills.

The Global Art Initiative
February 2010. Laurie Berg, Samantha Melvin, and Fred Sorrells
To find out how GAIN is providing relief to earthquake victims in Haiti, go to GlobalArtInitiative.org.

The Global Seed Vault Project
March 2010. Karen J. Larson

Houses Made of Clay
January 2010. Cheryl Suitor

How to Draw a Comic
March 2010. Rama Hughes
Click here for reproducible four, six, and nine-panel comic strip templates.

Jazzy Instruments
November 2009. Bryna Bobick and Liz Wheeler

Kinder Garden
March 2010. Lee Hornbrook

Kinetic Kaleidocycles
May/June 2010. Sharon McKittrick Boyle

The Leftover Eighth-Grade Circus
April 2010. Maggie Tucker

A Literary Reduction Print
November 2009. Mary Carter

Lured by FISH!
December 2009. Stephani Thomas

Mardi Gras Revelers
February 2010. Jacqui Spetrino

Mixed-Media Scrolls
November 2009. Eileen Conlisk

Mr. Picasso Head
February 2010. Cheryl Suitor

Narrative Silhouettes
May/June 2010. Emily and Robb Sandagata

New Teacher Survival Guide
August/September 2009. Pam Stephens

New Teacher Survival Guide
October 2009. Pam Stephens

New Teacher Survival Guide
November 2009. Pam Stephens

New Teacher Survival Guide
December 2009. Pam Stephens

New Teacher Survival Guide
January 2010. Pam Stephens

New Teacher Survival Guide
February 2010. Pam Stephens

New Teacher Survival Guide
March 2010. Pam Stephens

New Teacher Survival Guide
April 2010. Pam Stephens

New Teacher Survival Guide
May/June 2010. Pam Stephens

No Kiln, No Problem!
May/June 2010. Jennie Roles-Walter

Painted Stained-Glass Windows
October 2009. Annemarie Baldauf

Pirated Art
November 2009. Sharon Gray and Elicia Gray

Pop Art Vases
February 2010. Nancy Corrigan Wilbert

Pop Penguins
January 2010. Aileen Castro

Scraps of Fabric Collage
January 2010. Kay Adamson

Sculpting Portraits of Character
August/September 2009. Deborah Johnson

Sense-sational Snowballs
February 2010. Paige Baggett and Rebecca Giles

Skin Prints
May/June 2010. Marie Huseman-Lindsey

A Slice of American Life Letter from Grant Wood
August/September 2009. Sara Schmickle Kirker

Slithering Snakes
April 2010. Erin Dean

Swept Away
November 2009. Tricia Fuglestad
Click here to watch “Swept Away.”

Teacher-Student Portfolio: Amy Sue McPartlan and Jessica Vitucci
August/September 2009

Teacher-Student Portfolio: Sydell Glasser and Laura Murray
October 2009

Teacher-Student Portfolio: MingYon Blackwell and Daniel Clifford
November 2009

Teacher-Student Portfolio: Sally Taylor and Lacy Bennett
December 2009

Teacher-Student Portfolio: William Adkins and Desiree Rios
January 2010

Teacher-Student Portfolio: Cindy Redmon and Amy Williams
February 2010

Teacher-Student Portfolio: Susan Aitken and Elizabeth Aitken
March 2010

Teacher-Student Portfolio: Debi West and Allison Eddy
April 2010

Teacher-Student Portfolio: Joe Schwartz and Mary Lynn
May/June 2010

Underwater Wonders
March 2010. Mary Coy

Weaving Bolivian Chuspas
December 2009. Jane Dalton

Which One Are You?
August/September 2009. Dale Wayne

Online Articles 2008–2009 Top

1,000 Cranes for Sadako
January 2009. Tia Pliskow

2008–2009 Artist Trading Card Contest Winners

Amulets, Milagros, and Ex-Votos
December 2008. Aurelia Gomez

The Architecture of the Shack
February 2009. Jodi Bricely

The Art of Awakening
December 2008. Nicole Brisco

The Art of Recycling
April 2009. Audrey Crosby

Art Partners for New Orleans
August/September 2008. Amanda Sirrianni

ArtEd Online
May/June 2009. Craig Roland

ArtEd Online
April 2009. Craig Roland

ArtEd Online
March 2009. Craig Roland

ArtEd Online
February 2009. Craig Roland

ArtEd Online
January 2009. Craig Roland

ArtEd Online

December 2008. Craig Roland

ArtEd Online
November 2008. Craig Roland

ArtEd Online
October 2008. Craig Roland

ArtEd Online
August/September 2008. Craig Roland

Artist Boxes
March 2009. Betsy Menson Sio

Celebrating the Cultures of Africa
November 2008. Caroline Long

Creativity Calisthenics
March 2009. Marcia Hirst and Dianne Cinkovich

Critter Folk Scavenger Hunt
May/June 2009. Kathy Hubbard

Editor’s Letter
May/June 2009. Nancy Walkup

Editor’s Letter
April 2009. Nancy Walkup

Editor’s Letter
March 2009. Nancy Walkup

Editor’s Letter
February 2009. Nancy Walkup

Editor’s Letter
January 2009. Nancy Walkup

Editor’s Letter
December 2008. Nancy Walkup

Editor’s Letter
November 2008. Nancy Walkup

Editor’s Letter
October 2008. Nancy Walkup

Editor’s Letter
August/September 2008. Nancy Walkup

Everything Old is New Again
November 2008. Donnalyn Schuster

Finger-Painted Faces
March 2009. Michelle Flandera Surrena

Hot and Cool Music
February 2009. Erica Wars

Just Push Pause
May/June 2009. Marisa Main

Learning by Design
October 2008. Ericka Zekos

Make Every Day Earth Day
April 2009. Tammy Taylor

Marvelous Mandalas
August/September 2008. Joan Sterling

More than Puppets on a String
December 2008. Barbara Silverstein

Mr. Katz’s Room of Visual Thinking
October 2008. Andrew J. Katz

The Natural World of Flowers
May/June 2009. Heather Anderson

No Student is an Island
March 2009. Denise Clyne-Ruch

Notan: Studies in Contrast
January 2009. Jane Dalton

Paper-making in the Classroom
November 2008. Helen Werntz

Pop Art Parodies
February 2009. Caroline Long

Portfolio Preparation Tips for Teachers
August/September 2008. Brooke Hunter-Lombardi

The Priority Boxes Project Extension
January 2009. Jane Ruestmann
Click here to see a sample worksheet from this lesson.
Click here to see a PowerPoint presentation from this lesson

Recycled Robots
April 2009. Debra Cooper-Solomon

Rubrics: The Heart of Assesment
November 2008. Pam Stephens
Click here for a sample rubric.

Self-Portrait Avatars
August/September 2008. Brian Hutcheson

Self-Portrait Avatars Podcast
August/September 2008. Brian Hutcheson
(Images in this podcast are fully supported, if viewed in iTunes.)

Simply Bamboo
January 2009. Bill Yarborough

Student-Teacher Survival Guide
May/June 2009. Pam Stephens

Student-Teacher Survival Guide
April 2009. Pam Stephens

Student-Teacher Survival Guide
March 2009. Pam Stephens

Student-Teacher Survival Guide
February 2009. Pam Stephens

Student-Teacher Survival Guide
January 2009. Pam Stephens

Student-Teacher Survival Guide
December 2008. Pam Stephens

Student-Teacher Survival Guide
November 2008. Pam Stephens

Student-Teacher Survival Guide
August/September 2008. Pam Stephens

Student-Teacher Survival Guide
October 2008. Pam Stephens

Sunny Days
May/June 2009. Donna Wesson

Teacher-Student Portfolio
May/June 2009.

Teacher-Student Portfolio
April 2009.

Teacher-Student Portfolio
March 2009.

Teacher-Student Portfolio
February 2009.

Teacher-Student Portfolio
January 2009.

Teacher-Student Portfolio
December 2008.

Teacher-Student Portfolio
November 2008.

Teacher-Student Portfolio
October 2008.

Teacher-Student Portfolio
August/September 2008.

The Tower of Paper
August/September 2008. David Andrews

Understanding the Self and Others Through Art
August/September 2008. Sharon Warwick

Online Articles 2007–2008 Top

2007–2008 Artist Trading Card Contest Winners

The A4E Program
December 2007. Robert Masla

The Art of Sound
November 2007. Rebecca Arkenberg

Artist Trading Card Contest
August/September 2007.

All Students Deserve Art
March 2008. Helen Goren Shafton

Animations in a Flash
December 2007. Ryan Patton
See animations from this lesson!

Art A to Z
August/September 2007. Roxanne M. Holonitch

Art Dioramas
August/September 2007. Shannon Sweny Stephens

ArtEd Online: A Symphony of Sites
November 2007. Craig Roland

ArtEd Online: The Art of Digital Storytelling
October 2007. Craig Roland

ArtEd Online: Design Resources on the Web
August/September 2007. Craig Roland

ArtEd Online: Finding Meaning in Contemporary Art
February 2008. Craig Roland

ArtEd Online: Get Creative with Creative Commons
March 2008. Craig Roland

ArtEd Online: Keeping Up with Technology—A Guide to Web 2.0 Guides
April 2008. Craig Roland

ArtEd Online: Playing With Art and Technology
January 2008. Craig Roland

ArtEd Online: Social Action Projects
December 2007. Craig Roland

ArtEd Online: Web-based Presentation Tools
May/June 2008. Craig Roland

ASCII Art
January 2008. Catherine Chant

Big Ideas in Art
February 2008. Kathleen Day

Creating Photomontage Videos
May/June 2008. Kevan Nitzberg

Design, Culture, and Aesthetics Come Together
August/September 2007. Pamela Crockett

Editor’s Comments: Design
August/September 2007. Nancy Walkup

Editor’s Comments: Empathy
December 2007. Nancy Walkup

Editor’s Comments: Expression
March 2008. Nancy Walkup

Editor’s Comments: Investigation
April 2008. Nancy Walkup

Editor’s Comments: Meaning
February 2008. Nancy Walkup

Editor’s Comments: Multiplicity
May/June 2008. Nancy Walkup

Editor’s Comments: Play
January 2008. Nancy Walkup

Editor’s Comments: Story
October 2007. Nancy Walkup

Editor’s Comments: Symphony
November 2007. Nancy Walkup

The Empty Bowls Project
October 2007. Lisa Blackburn and John Hartom

Flat Pack Toy Design
October 2007. Brian Hutcheson

Hmong Storycloths
October 2007. Rebecca Arkenberg

Looking to the Future of Art Education
February 2008. Ken Vieth

Mexican Amate Paintings
April 2008. Patricia Sigala and Aurelia Gomez

Mod Pods: Designs for Living
April 2008. Nancy Walkup

Modern Art and the Kindergartner
February 2008. Addety Perez Miles

Multicultural Mask Extravaganza
January 2008. Beth Hubbert

Narrative Scrolls Based on Patuas from India
October 2007. Aurelia Gomez

One-Liners
January 2008. Nan Hathaway

Oops, I Almost Missed an Opportunity to Educate!
August/Septmber 2007. Catherine Ibanez

Papel Picado
November 2007. Nancy Walkup

PAWS for Art
December 2007. Gaye Green

Playing Around Underground
January 2008. Bill Yarborough

Printmaking on a Budget
May/June 2008. Judith Blake

Rock and Roll
May/June 2008. Melissa Verdier

Shape and Substance
November 2007. Nancy Mollhagen

Spectacular Skies
May/June 2008. Jessica Nickerson

Story Collages
August/September 2007. Nancy Walkup

Student-Teacher Survival Guide: Appropriate Dress and Appearance
October 2007. Pam Stephens

Student-Teacher Survival Guide: Being Courteous and Tactful
January 2008. Pam Stephens

Student-Teacher Survival Guide: Being Proactive and Punctual
December 2007. Pam Stephens

Student-Teacher Survival Guide: Commitment to Professional Growth and Development
May/June 2008. Pam Stephens

Student-Teacher Survival Guide: Demonstrating Content Knowledge
April 2008. Pam Stephens

Student-Teacher Survival Guide: Demonstrating Professional Knowledge
March 2008. Pam Stephens

Student-Teacher Survival Guide: Developing a Positive and Enthusiastic Classroom Environment
February 2008. Pam Stephens

Student-Teacher Survival Guide: Pointers for Effective Communication
November 2007. Pam Stephens

Student-Teacher Survival Guide: Transitioning from Student to Teacher
August/September 2007. Pam Stephens

Teacher-Student Portfolio: Lori Stevens and Samantha Francis
April 2008.

Teacher-Student Portfolio: Mark Alan Anderson and Marc Huber
May/June 2008.

Teacher-Student Portfolio: Patrick Crouch and Daniel Kanu
February 2008.

Teacher-Student Portfolio: Scott Cantrell and Will Pierce
March 2008.

Teaching Measurement through Technology
April 2008.
Jessica Nickerson

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Three-Dimensional Cubist Musicians
March 2008. Marel Sitron

Toys R Art
January 2008. Martha Savage

Toys on Vacation
January 2008. Marcia Scurfield

Try a Summer Swap Shop
May/June 2008. Cynthia Andrews, Gloria Andrews, and Rebecca Martin

Visual Analogs
August/September 2007. Faith Jessup, Lisa Lipscomb, and Ricardo Ramirez

Visual Analogs, Part II
March 2008. Faith Jessup, Lisa Lipscomb, and Ricardo Ramirez Why Go to the NAEA Conference?
March 2008. Jessica Bradley, Jessica Davis, Tara Nunimaker, and Erika Tsouras Windows on My World
February 2008. Lou Ann Vidmar Top  

Online Articles 2006–2007
A Combo Platter of TAB and DBAE
August/September 2006. Stephanie Corder A Fitting Celebration
April 2007. Janet Payne An Insider’s Guide to New York City
March 2007. Rebecca Arkenberg Andrew’s Art
August/September 2006. Susan Striker ArtEd Online: Artist Trading Cards
August/September 2006. Craig Roland ArtEd Online: New Web Tools You Can Use
April 2007. Craig Roland ArtEd Online: Online Guide to the New York City Art Scene
March 2007. Craig Roland ArtEd Online: Online Resources for Interpreting Art
February 2007. Craig Roland ArtEd Online: Podcasting for Art Teachers
October 2006. Craig Roland ArtEd Online: Try Open-Source Software
May/June 2007. Craig Roland ArtEd Online: Using Digital Archives as Classroom Resources
November 2006. Craig Roland Bansky: Guerilla Tactics in the Art Museum
February 2007. Rebecca Arkenberg Bold Strokes of the Keyboard
October 2006. Gary Kohl Building Fences
August/September 2006. Pam Stephens Designer Desserts
February 2007. Debra Sweeny Diversity in the Artroom
May/June 2007. Pam Stephens Drawing With Scissors
August/September 2006. Nancy Walkup Editor’s Comments: Foundations
August/September 2006. Nancy Walkup Editor’s Comments: Integration
March 2007. Nancy Walkup Editor’s Comments: Metamorphosis
May/June 2007. Nancy Walkup Editor’s Comments: Technology
October 2006. Nancy Walkup Editor’s Comments: Perspectives
November 2006. Nancy Walkup Editor’s Comments: Synergy
April 2007. Nancy Walkup Editor’s Comments: Visual Culture
February 2007. Nancy Walkup Finish My Drawing
January 2007. Kay Adamson Framing a Response
April 2007. Rhonda Sherrill Making Connections with Graphic Organizers (Handout)
April 2007. Pam Stephens The Hang Twenty Project
May/June 2007. Shawn K. Smith Living With an Art Budget
December 2006. Pam Stephens Locating Resources for Your Lessons
April 2007. Pam Stephens Mirror Painting Monoprints
May/June 2007. Ranella Franklin Motivating Students to Learn and Achieve in Art
March 2007. Pam Stephens Pixilation: Animation in the Artroom
October 2006. Karin Gunn Please Take a Seat
December 2006. Martha Savage Shoe Diagram from “The Art of Running”
April 2007. Jill Harris Brown Stabiles Inspired by Alexander Calder
December 2006. Martha Rives Storytelling, Claymation, and Performance
October 2006. Jessara Gatten Student Portfolio: Winners of the Scholastic Art Awards
December 2006. Student-Teacher Placements
November 2006. Pam Stephens Symmetry Simplified
March 2007. Heather White Teaching Art Online is Virtually Possible
March 2007. Polly Werner The View From Here
November 2006. Nancy Walkup Welcome to the Metropolitan Museum
April 2007. John Welch What is an Effective Student-Teacher?
January 2007. Pam Stephens Wrap Up the Year with Christo and Jeanne-Claude
May/June 2007. Pam McKnight Writing a Philosophy of Art Teaching
February 2007. Pam Stephens Top  
Online Articles 2005–2006
A Banner for Celebration
February 2006. Mary Coy Admission Tickets Now and Then
November 2005. Kathy Vaughn Advanced Placement in Action
March 2006. Janet Payne Blooming O’Keeffe Bowls
April 2006. Christine Kernan Bountiful Butterflies
April 2006. Paige V. Baggett and Rebecca M. Giles Brain Art Meets Brain Science
March 2006. Norbert Myslinski Christo Brooches
February 2006. Marge Widmar Community Layers
December 2005. Nicole Brisco Dramatic Straw Sculptures
October 2005. Ken Vieth Eye-Popping Portraits
January 2006. Kimberly Sloan Independently Active
May/June 2006. David Gran Online Special Education Resources for Art Teachers
November 2005. Beverly Gerber Open-Source Software is Geek Speak for Free
December 2005. Harold Olejarz Open Your Eyes to Art and Visual Literacy
January 2006. Kim Woodruff Radial Basketry
May/June 2006. Sarita Gurung-Birkey Romare Bearden’s Studio
February 2006. Eileen Shaloum School-to-Home Connection
November 2005. Kathy Marron Teaching Art to Students with Autism
May/June 2006. Gillian J. Furness The Heels of Time
March 2006. Jane Sutley The Stone of the Sun
May/June 2006. Araxey Barsamian Using Humor to Teach Visual Culture
December 2005. Sharon Warwick Visual Literacy in the Artroom
April 2006. Mary Golubieski What’s the Big Idea? Changing Faces
September 2005. Angela Winters Top  
Online Articles 2004–2005
Adaptations for ADHD Students
January 2005. Mari McGrady Art and the Natural Environment
September 2004. Heather Anderson

Artist Studies
May/June 2005. Kelly Campbell-Busby

Artroom Centers Part II
September 2004. Robb Lane Celebrating Hina Matsuri
March 2005. Mary Ann Knipe Creating a Living Picture
October 2004. Tate-Anderson Diversity Portraits
September 2004. Sharman C. Kamen Focusing on van Gogh’s Style
February 2005. Iliana Sandoval I Can Hear You Dancing!
September 2004. Julie Stone Identity on Silk
September 2004. Renee Eiken It’s All Hierogyphics to Me
February 2005. Julie Stone Lewis and Clark Expedition
December 2004. Gloria Schelling Meeting Students’ Needs: Mask Unit
January 2005. Pamela Malkin Mining on Mars
January 2005. Craig Hinshaw On the Town
December 2004. Sally Bills Painting with Wax
October 2004. Eliana Mere Permanent Dreams
May/June 2005. Nancy Feiring Place Value with Jasper Johns
November 2004. Craig Hinshaw The Name Game
January 2005. Elaine Eversgerd The Principal’s Challenge
November 2004. Denise Geier Quilt Blocks Can Teach Diversity
February 2005. Daylene Peterson Recycling and Radial Design
April 2005. Stephanie Leonard Thinking Inside the Box
November 2004. Ingrid C. Gronbeck Totem Poles from Recycled Materials
November 2004. Denise Lufano The Yurt: Survival and Revival
December 2004. Judy Keefe Top  
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