ancient Langobardian Jewels

The activity has been designed by the art teacher Alice Capriotti from Mondaini School (RN - Italy) and then reintroduced by the art teacher Marta Zannotti from Corinaldo (AN - Italy) who has … [Read more...]

A post for you: The Egyptian deities on plaster

A new post dedicated to the work of other excellent teachers! Today we publish the experience of Alessandra Tombesi, an italian Art teacher in the Middle Schools of Calamandrei and Pirandello in … [Read more...]

Painting on the wood: my Les Paul “Journey” finished

My work as a painting on maple body of this Les Paul Gibson was completed by a talented luthier in Bristol, who assembled this masterpiece. I can not let you hear how it sounds, but this guitar is … [Read more...]

The paper necklaces

My friend Alessandra Tombesi suggested to me this work that she has created for the market of the school and that was very much appreciated. To realize these beautiful necklaces we need: - Paper … [Read more...]

Wood, glue, recycling and fantasy

With a few objects and tools in the middle of the woods we issued a challenge: build something with your hands and your imagination! It may be a small sculpture, a miniature toy that will become a … [Read more...]

Precious rings

Some of the girls of Year 6 are making and selling these precious bead rings, they are really beautiful! They also taught me how to make them! … [Read more...]

Another painted guitar : Les Paul “Journey”

I was fascinated by painting on wood that I have experienced on the previous   body  guitar Telecaster "Red Baron" in maple. I painted another body, this time of a Gibson Les Paul in mahogany, with a … [Read more...]

Small Jewelry Polymer Clay

Do you know "Fimo" or "Cernit"? It' a polymer clay that you can cook in the owen at 110°C. With students of Grade 7-8 can do these small jewels with tools for clay. Laura (11y old) has realized this … [Read more...]

The Box Shop

Inspired by the marvelous work that she has seen on the blog reciclando en la escuela, Laura realized a little Box Shop into a cardboard packaging of a lamp that I bought yesterday. She enjoyed to … [Read more...]

A special guitar

I’m painting a guitar body of a Telecaster for my husband, inspired to a famous guitar decorated by Sara Ray. It’s a very interesting experience that reminds me my job in the restoration of ancient … [Read more...]