A little while ago I came across a class over at Creative Bug that really inspired me to get back into playing in my sketchbook! I was looking for a fun art project that my daughter and I could work on together and discovered Lisa Congdon’s wonderful Sketchbook Explorations courses. They have really inspired both of us to start playing in our sketchbooks, in fact my daughter has nearly filled hers with doodles, patterns and drawings over the past month!
1. A to Z List: Make a list of something from A to Z. It could be a list of things you want to do, or a list of things that inspire you. 2. Words You Like List: What words inspire and motivate you or just plain out make you feel good? Making a list of 10 or 100 words can be a great art journal prompt. 3. Favorite Movies: 4. Favorite Songs: 5. List of Places: 6. List of Foods:
Hilarious Ted Talks for the Classroom
Students love these funny Ted Talks that also inspire and teach valuable lessons. Includes ideas for how to teach them in the classroom. Appropriate for students of all ages.