Here are a few of our Favorite Easter/Spring art projects. You might want to try them too!
Here's a fun painting of the Easter Bunny busily getting ready for Easter! We painted these on a large piece of blue poster board using tempera paint and LOTS of imagination! Include a vase of spring flowers and lots of spilled paint! Added various collage elements, like wrapping paper, scrapbooking papers, and newspaper make this a really fun Easter art project!!!
You can find more details and see lots more busy Easter Bunnies on our previous weblog post.
This is a tempera painting of a rabbit amid tasty dandelions and sweet grasses. He is wary and watchful as he fills his tummy with yumminess!
Our bunny is painted on 12" x 18" paper, starting first with a simple guided drawing.
Pysanky Egg Pastel Resist Painting
This is a very large Pysanky-style Easter Egg painting that is created first with oil pastels and then painted with watercolor. The more detailed the drawing, the more stunning the results!
Visit That Artist Woman for step-by-step instructions.
This beautiful spring-like tempera painting inspires happiness! Created in the style of Russian painter Natalia Goncharova, beautiful bright colors are painted on colored paper using simple and quick strokes of the brush! See our previous post for more details and samples of student work.
You can also download a pdf of detailed step-by-step printable instructions from Painted Paper Art.