Video art lessons students can do at home

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Amsterdam High School art teacher Karen Garrison has created these art instructional videos for students of all ages to work on at home with their families. The lessons are listed by topics and include the supplies needed for each. The link is on the district website on the Academic Resources page. We will add new lessons as we go along. Try some out!

March 17: Directional Draw – Leprechaun

Supplies: white paper, black sharpie, watercolors
https://www.facebook.com/karen.spodarykgarrison/videos/10213587756442876/?d=n

March 18: Touch a Heart Collage Doodle

Supplies: 3 pieces of colored construction paper, scissors, black sharpie, glue stick
https://www.facebook.com/karen.spodarykgarrison/videos/10213595576438371/?d=n

March 19: One Point Perspective

Supplies: white paper, pencil, black sharpie, ruler, colored pencils, crayons or watercolors
https://www.facebook.com/karen.spodarykgarrison/videos/10213604653145283/?d=n

March 20: Emoji Agamograph

Supplies: 3 pieces of white paper, ruler, black sharpie, scissors, glue stick, watercolors
https://www.facebook.com/karen.spodarykgarrison/videos/10213613122517012/?d=n

March 23: Emoji Unpredictably

Supplies: Paper plates, scissors, watercolors, masking tape, salt, plastic wrap

March 24: Monochromatic Trees

Supplies: white paper or canvas, black and white paint, brushes

March 25: Interactive eyes

Supplies: 2 pieces of white paper, scissors, markers or crayons
https://www.facebook.com/karen.spodarykgarrison/videos/10213587756442876/?d=n

March 26: Be a Star

Supplies: 2 pieces of paper-white or colored, Scissors , Glue stick

https://www.facebook.com/karen.spodarykgarrison/videos/10213587756442876/?d=n

March 27: Be Still and Chill

Supplies: White poster board or thick white paper, washable markers, black sharpie

March 30: Time to Reflect Part I

Supplies: Cardboard or poster board, white glue, Aluminum foil, glue stick, sharpies or shoe polish

https://www.facebook.com/karen.spodarykgarrison/videos/10213587756442876/?d=n

March 31: Time to Reflect Part II

Supplies: Cardboard or poster board, white glue, Aluminum foil, glue stick, sharpies or shoe polish

https://www.facebook.com/karen.spodarykgarrison/videos/10213587756442876/?d=n

April 1: We Can

Supplies: paper, pencil, can of soup, black marker, watercolors, markers or crayons

https://www.facebook.com/karen.spodarykgarrison/videos/10213587756442876/?d=n

April 2: This Stinks

Supplies: paper, black marker, watercolors

https://www.facebook.com/karen.spodarykgarrison/videos/10213587756442876/?d=n

April 3: Weathering the Storm

Supplies: white paper, black paper, sharpie, crayons, watercolors 

https://www.facebook.com/karen.spodarykgarrison/videos/10213587756442876/?d=n

April 6: Bunny Love

Supplies: white paper, sharpie, watercolors

https://www.facebook.com/karen.spodarykgarrison/videos/10213587756442876/?d=n

April 7: Funny Bunny & Chicks

Supplies: white paper, sharpie, ruler, markers

https://www.facebook.com/karen.spodarykgarrison/videos/10213587756442876/?d=n

April 8: Send Some Love

Supplies: scrap paper, glue stick, scissors

https://www.facebook.com/karen.spodarykgarrison/videos/10213587756442876/?d=n

April 9: Picking Up Some Eggs

Supplies: paper, pencil, markers or crayons

https://www.facebook.com/karen.spodarykgarrison/videos/10213587756442876/?d=n

April 11: Stayed Home

Supplies: 5 sheets of paper, scissors, glue stick, markers 

https://www.facebook.com/karen.spodarykgarrison/videos/10213587756442876/?d=n

April 13: Ilusions

Supplies: White paper, ruler, sharpie, markers, crayons or colored pencils

https://www.facebook.com/karen.spodarykgarrison/videos/10213587756442876/?d=n

April 14: Social Distancing

Supplies: White paper, pencil, black sharpie, colored pencils or crayons

https://www.facebook.com/karen.spodarykgarrison/videos/10213587756442876/?d=n

April 15: Is This Really Real

Supplies: White paper, pencil

https://www.facebook.com/karen.spodarykgarrison/videos/10213587756442876/?d=n

April 16: Spinning

Supplies: White paper, 2 pencils, marker, scissors, tape, glue stick

https://www.facebook.com/karen.spodarykgarrison/videos/10213587756442876/?d=n

April 17: Spinning Around

Supplies: Paper, pencil, 3”-4” round tracer, markers or crayons

https://www.facebook.com/karen.spodarykgarrison/videos/10213587756442876/?d=n

April 20: Magical Characters

Supplies: Paper, sharpie and something to color with…

https://www.facebook.com/karen.spodarykgarrison/videos/10213587756442876/?d=n

April 21: Baby Groot

Supplies: White paper, sharpie, something to color with….

https://www.facebook.com/karen.spodarykgarrison/videos/10213587756442876/?d=n

April 22: Earth Day

Supplies: White glue, food coloring, plastic bag, yarn, dental floss

https://www.facebook.com/karen.spodarykgarrison/videos/10213587756442876/?d=n

April 23: Unicorn

Supplies: Paper, sharpie. Something to color with….

https://www.facebook.com/karen.spodarykgarrison/videos/10213587756442876/?d=n

April 24: Olaf

Supplies: Paper, sharpie, something to color with ….

https://www.facebook.com/karen.spodarykgarrison/videos/10213587756442876/?d=n

April 27: It’s Getting Real

Supplies: Paper and pencil

https://www.facebook.com/karen.spodarykgarrison/videos/10213587756442876/?d=n

April 28: No-Z Nosey

https://www.facebook.com/karen.spodarykgarrison/videos/10213587756442876/?d=n

April 29: Mouth to the Face

https://www.facebook.com/karen.spodarykgarrison/videos/10213587756442876/?d=n

April 30: Ears

https://www.facebook.com/karen.spodarykgarrison/videos/10213587756442876/?d=n

May 1: Bad Hair Don’t Care

https://www.facebook.com/karen.spodarykgarrison/videos/10213587756442876/?d=n

May 4: Fish on the Fourth

Supplies: Paper, sharpie, watercolors 

https://www.facebook.com/karen.spodarykgarrison/videos/10213587756442876/?d=n

May 5: Horsing Around

https://www.facebook.com/karen.spodarykgarrison/videos/10213587756442876/?d=n

May 6: Woof

Supplies: Paper, sharpie, something for color

https://www.facebook.com/karen.spodarykgarrison/videos/10213587756442876/?d=n

May 7: Meow

Supplies: Paper, sharpie, something to color with

https://www.facebook.com/karen.spodarykgarrison/videos/10213587756442876/?d=n

May 8: Mother’s Day Butterfly or Flower Sculpture

Supplies: Glue, toilet paper roll, pencil, paper

https://www.facebook.com/karen.spodarykgarrison/videos/10213587756442876/?d=n

May 11: Purple Dogs

Supplies: Paper, sharpie, white, black and another color paint, paintbrush

https://www.facebook.com/karen.spodarykgarrison/videos/10213587756442876/?d=n

May 12: Picasso’s Peace

Supplies: Paper, Sharpie, Crayons

https://www.facebook.com/karen.spodarykgarrison/videos/10213587756442876/?d=n

May 13: Georgia O’Keeffe

Supplies: Paper, pencil, watercolors, brushes

https://www.facebook.com/karen.spodarykgarrison/videos/10213587756442876/?d=n

May 14: The Scream

Supplies: Paper, Sharpie, washable markers

https://www.facebook.com/karen.spodarykgarrison/videos/10213587756442876/?d=n

May 15: Starry Night

https://www.facebook.com/karen.spodarykgarrison/videos/10213587756442876/?d=n

May 18: Character Week – Piglet

Supplies: Paper, sharpie, something to color with

https://www.facebook.com/karen.spodarykgarrison/videos/10213587756442876/?d=n

May 19: Character Week – Pluto

Supplies: Paper, Sharpie and something to color with

https://www.facebook.com/karen.spodarykgarrison/videos/10213587756442876/?d=n

May 20: Character Week – Tweety

Supplies: Paper, sharpie, something to color with

https://www.facebook.com/karen.spodarykgarrison/videos/10213587756442876/?d=n

May 21: Character Week – Bambi

https://www.facebook.com/karen.spodarykgarrison/videos/10213587756442876/?d=n

May 22: Character Week – Mickey Mouse

Supplies: Paper, Sharpie

https://www.facebook.com/karen.spodarykgarrison/videos/10213587756442876/?d=n