Carmel Mountain Preschool Blog

Creativity

Tinker Hollow Presents – Art Pendulums

A pendulum is defined as a weight hung from a fixed point so that it can swing freely backward and forward.

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Artist Study: Yayoi Kusama

In Art Studio our students are learning about the work of Yayoi Kusama, a Japanese artist who was a self-described “obsessional artist,” known for her extensive use of polka dots and for her infinity installations.

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My Home and Family Project

I wanted to start the year with a subject all the children love to talk about—Home!
It’s a great chance to celebrate our differences as the children share stories and create a home based on their own.

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Pressing Flowers

Want to preserve the beauty of spring and summer flowers, practice your child’s fine motor skills, and have some fun craft possibilities?

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Let’s Make Vase!

Learn to make a beautiful colored vase with clay.

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Cardboard Box Challenge!

What can you make out of a box of cardboard?

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The Color Green

There is such magic in color mixing! Let’s explore the color GREEN

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The Color Orange

In this exploration of secondary colors we will focus on ORANGE.

By observing yellow and red water color mix together we found orange!

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Let’s make a butterfly!

This is great practice for children to strengthen their hands and develop fine motor control.

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