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Summer Never Tasted So Good | art lesson for kids | Beverly Gurganus Fine Art

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Summer Never Tasted So Good | art lesson for kids | Beverly Gurganus Fine Art

Summer Never Tasted So Good | art lesson for kids | Beverly Gurganus Fine Art

Berry Cupcake | taste of summer | Beverly Gurganus Fine Art

If you are anything like me and my family, you have found yourself spending more time in the kitchen since the stay home order. I have been doing more home cooked meals, baking, fermenting komboucha and kefir, and I even joined the "sour dough" club.  I find it comforting knowing I'm preparing something delicious and nourishing for my family, and we all can use some extra comfort during a time like this.

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Tessellations | Art Lesson for kids | Beverly Gurganus Fine Art

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Tessellations | Art Lesson for kids | Beverly Gurganus Fine Art

bunny tessellations | art lesson for kids | Beverly Gurganus Fine Art

 

I have patterns on my mind this week as I work on a special project that I will tell you more about once it comes together, so I thought I would continue the pattern theme with this new art lesson on Tessellations.  If you are a math nerd (which I am far from) you will like this for more than just creating fun art, and I bet you can really come up with more intricate designs.

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Abstract Colorful Art | Easy Art Lesson For Children | Beverly Gurganus Fine Art

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Abstract Colorful Art | Easy Art Lesson For Children | Beverly Gurganus Fine Art

colorful abstract art | easy lesson for children | Beverly Gurganus Fine Art
I have put together an easy art project for children because Mommas, Daddies, Grandmothers, and Grandfathers (or any one else this may apply to), we have been thrusted into the task of homeschooling our kiddos due to the current Covid-19 events.  My colorful abstract lesson will be a fun way to keep them busy for a few minutes, anyways.

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Tessellations | MC Escher | Beverly Gurganus Fine Art

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Tessellations | MC Escher | Beverly Gurganus Fine Art

Tesselations | Art Lesson | Beverly Gurganus Fine Art Do you like a good puzzle?  When I was little my mother would have the pieces of a large puzzle stretched out on her dining room table so that when she passed by she could stop and put a few pieces together.  Needless to say, she wasn't the only one that would give into the temptation to spend time scouring the pieces to find a few that could be put in place. Tessellations in its own right is like a puzzle, where all the pieces fit tightly together leaving no gaps...think...

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