Looking for creative art projects and art lesson plans that spark creativity and inspire imagination? Look no further than Sax Arts & Crafts on Pinterest! Join the thousands of teachers, parents, and artists who follow our 30+ boards and more than 1,000 pins, including art project ideas, amazing inspiration, tips, tricks, and techniques for every grade and ability level.
With 10 different boards specifically devoted to lesson plans and sorted by grade level and medium, we’ve done the work for you! Each lesson plan was developed by Sax Art Consultants—all former K-12 art educators—and includes step-by-step instructions, materials lists, and photos. Included are art lesson plans for drawing, ceramics, painting, printmaking and mixed media. Plus, our most popular plans, including our Pop-up Tribal Masks lesson, are easy to find and download from our Popular Lesson Plans board.
Our Colorful Paper Art Projects board is sure to inspire with cool art projects ranging from basic origami to stellated dodecahedrons, paper peacocks, and kusudama flowers.
In need of some comic relief? Try our Artful Humor board! It features the sillier side of art including Ryan Gosling “hey girl” memes, nerdy art humor, and punny fun.
Looking for uplifting quotes that speak to the artist’s soul? Say it artfully with inspiring quotes from our Artful Quotes board.
Or shake things up with our Extra Goodies board! Cherry-picked from our Sax Facebook and Twitter pages, we share interesting tidbits originally posted on our other social media platforms, including why you’re not a jar of Nutella.
Prefer to watch your instructions? Check out our Videos We Love board, with visual tutorials on everything from drawing perfect pencil portraits to tricky watercolor techniques to kid-friendly introduction videos on Van Gogh, Dali, Monet, and more.
And our Tips & Tutorials board is overflowing with, tips, tricks, and techniques to answer any artist’s questions and elevate your students’ work to the next level, including the popular How to Blend Acrylics Like Oils pin.
We invite you to spend some time browsing the Sax Arts & Crafts Pinterest boards – whether you’re looking for a step-by-step lesson plan idea for a specific grade level or subject matter or want to browse our tips and tricks, STEAM pins, or product giveaway boards, we’ve got something for everyone!