Kindergarten Art

When we think of Art, we often think of the Masters: Renoir, Monet, Picasso. However, each of us have a little artist inside – an artist which we often give free reign when we are young. I have many little artists in my kindergarten class. They love it when the paints come out – whether the paint is tempura or watercolour. The children had experimented making paper with the ECE and, instead of them taking the rough paper home unmarked, I thought they could paint on it with watercolours. Once the paint had dried, I mounted the artwork on some yellow card:

© Colline Kook-Chun, 2014
Completed works of Art. © Colline Kook-Chun, 2014

I liked how the yellow showed up the colours of their painting. With pleasure, I placed the paintings inside the frames:

© Colline Kook-Chun, 2014
Framed Kindergarten Art. © Colline Kook-Chun, 2014

I was pleased with the result. I helped the children gift wrap their work in tissue paper and they carried it home to give to their moms for Mother’s Day. I am sure this Kindergarten Art will grace many tables for years to come. And serve as a reminder to the children that they all have a little of the artist in them.

Do you allow your inner artist reign to create?

© Colline Kook-Chun, 2014

(This post was inspired by the WordPress Weekly Photo Challenge: Work of Art)

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31 thoughts on “Kindergarten Art

    1. It is something that both moms and their child can be proud of. I saw many carry their work with pride when they went to put the gift in their backpacks the Friday before Mother’s Day.

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  1. Masters start somewhere – who’s to say that one of these youngsters won’t go on to be the next great artist! Heart warming shots and post 🙂

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