Artroom

I LOVE THE GLUE SPONGE!

I LOVE THE GLUE SPONGE!

It is the best thing ever. I learned about this last weekend from another art educator’s blog that I found on Pinterest: Mrs. Humpal’s Room I’ve been teaching for 15 years now and had never seen this idea until last weekend. I’m not kidding when I tell you that I couldn’t wait to get to […]

HELLO My Name Is:

HELLO My Name Is:

So I was given this spectacular blue monster at the Massachusetts Art Educators Association conference a couple of weeks ago. I brought him into school as another mascot for the art room. I had just planned to hang him somewhere so he could keep us company. But the children demanded more. “What’s his name? What’s his […]

Thank You For Your Donation!

Here is a photo of a new(ish) shelf unit that was donated to the art room by the Urban Missionaries of Worcester! The Urban Missionaries recently moved into a new building that had been a building supply store and warehouse. This shelf unit was left behind and had been used as a rack for glass. […]

Quote of the Week (6) – “I’ll do it”…

The quote of the week on this fine day is: “I’ll do it!” That’s what I said when the teacher for the Technology class being offered this session as part of our Enrichment program had something come up that would prevent her from teaching the class, after it was advertised. Meanwhile, there were close to […]

Welcome to Mona…

Welcome to Mona Lisa Lives Here! The purpose of this blog is to share the goings-on of my middle school art room. I would like you to feel as if you are a fly on the wall, or for a more artistic reference, a brush in the can or a painting on the rack. I […]