I WILL be using this ... "waves of emotion", art therapy (from paint cut paste)
Things I Like
This was an adult art project using paint chips, but I think I will modify for the kids.
Cute, simple, and creative - I definitely want to try this in therapy. Will get my students using lots of descriptors and using pretend play.
Teenager gets iPhone contract from mom for Christmas. I will be using this same contract when the time comes :)
"Art Therapy as Witness: A Sacred Guide" by Ellen G. Horovitz, as featured on the Arts Healing Network. This book will be of particular interest to professional art therapists, counselors, psychologists, educators, social workers, and students of art therapy.
Books Worth Reading
Chevron Pattern Printables Template!! I SO would have loved to have this for a few projects I did. I will be using this from now on.
cute gift idea ~ cupcake in a jar! Never thought of this but I will definitely be using it!
600 recipes using Pillsbury crescent rolls.... yes I will be using several of these!!!
Dinosaurs!! | Math, Literacy, Montessori, Educational Therapy ... WOW! from Selma Dawani Educational Therapy on TeachersNotebook.com (53 pages) - I dont know what pack can be better for those kids that LOVE dinosaurs! Work on skills needed for preschool and kindergarten. This pack is differentiated and all kids from the ages of 3 to 7 will enjoy what it has to offer. WOW, WOW, WOW! THE BE
I will never watch this movie with another person but you...every feeling,emotion,and reason behind it is and always will be there
Recycled doors as headboard. I will def be using this idea when I move!
lord of the rings | lights will guide you home. This is beautifully done. <-- Indeed!! My heart just burst from emotion!!
home home home
behind every tear is a colour of emotion ~~wow i should have thought of this for my art~~
Week 2 Art Therapy Why not celebrate Norman Rockwell's birthday by using his artwork for art therapy sessions with your loved ones. Art Therapy is simply using the piece of art to discuss feelings, thoughts or any memories that might be invoked when your friend or loved one views the art. Ask questions like "What do you like and dislike about this picture?" "How does it make you feel?happy, sad, mad, angry", "What do you see in the picture?"
Repurposed door mat. This is one of those idea's that I have had but just never took the time to even hold the mat up against the wall to see how it looks. I love it!! I even love the idea of using the door mat as a stencil for other wall art projects. Using different colors of spray paint will even change the feel of the mat design. This really looks amazing!
Want to create the explosive effects of fireworks in paint? This unique kids' art project will blow you away. It's easy to paint fireworks i...
So much to do with magnetic letters! I will be using this often as center this beginning of the school year!
new ideas for kids
Just be "crafty" when taking paint chips from paint store. SO DOING THIS!!! I love taking these things and now I can make ssomething out of them!