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Adventures in Art – Georgia O’Keeffe

{Drum roll please!} And now- the next installment of my Adventures in Art series!  Yes, yes- I realize it’s been a lengthy four months since my last art post.  I’m working on it though. That’s why I made it my … Continue reading

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Reporting On My Lack of Duty

{Sigh}  I did warn you that I hate public accountability, right?  It makes it so freaking embarrassing when I have nothing to show and some of you have already written to say that you can’t wait to see the next … Continue reading

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Fall-In

Last night I posted about my new Boot Camp “mission”.  You can read it here.  Today I want to tell you what area in particular I’ll be shining a light on and focusing some much needed attention towards. For those … Continue reading

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Adventures in Art – Alexander Calder

YAY!  It’s time for another installment of our Adventures in Art series! Last week we finished our Alexander Calder unit and what a frolicsome time we had!  I have to admit, I didn’t know much anything about Alexander “Sandy” Calder until I … Continue reading

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Adventures in Art – Grandma Moses

Time for another art post!  (For those of you unfamiliar with our current art-appreciation unit study you can read about it here, as well as see a listing of the artists we’ve completed activities on.) This week we took some time getting acquainted with … Continue reading

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Visit a Museum…Without Leaving Your Front Door

While walking down the aisles of our local library, this book caught my eye.  I picked it up on a whim hoping it would fit in well with our Adventures in Art unit.  And fit in it has! I pulled … Continue reading

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Adventures in Art – David Hockney

We just completed another great week of “Adventures in Art“—our art-appreciation study based on the children’s music CD Picasso, That’s Who and So Can You.  (If you missed out on my initial review of Hope Harris’ CD you can check it … Continue reading

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Adventures in Art – Pablo Picasso

We’ve been moving along with our Adventures In Art unit and just completed an extended period with Pablo Picasso. I anticipated spending just one week in our study, but my girls found Pablo so entertaining a character that we ended up hanging … Continue reading

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Adventures in Art- Jackson Pollock

I’m always on the lookout for resources to utilize in our education adventures.  So when I received a copy of the music CD Picasso That’s Who, and So Can You! to review, I instantly saw its potential in the homeschooling world. … Continue reading

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REVIEW and GIVEAWAY- “Picasso, That’s Who, and so can you!” Music CD by Hope Harris

Homeschooling friends beware– New resource about to be shared that you’re going to want to get.   I was given the opportunity to review a new children’s music CD by the artist Hope Harris.  I wasn’t familiar with this artist at first but was immediately intrigued by this … Continue reading

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