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Inspiration for Art Lessons for ages 5-11 --------------------- http://artyowza.com/

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Art Studio Supplies for Design Challenges

  • Tools
  • Hand-held one-hole punch
  • Scissors
  • Stapler (w. staples)
  • Hot glue guns (w. glue inserts)
  • White glue
  • Glue sticks
  • Masking tape
  • Clear tape
  • Duct tape
  • Ruler (or other straight edge)
  • Velcro (w. adhesive back)
  • Magnets
  • Post-it notes
  • Black sharpie markers
  • Assorted pencils, pens, colored markers
  • Chalk (assorted colors, sizes)
  • Twist ties
  • Push pins
  • Wire cutters
  • Zip ties Good Base Materials
  • Construction Paper (assorted colors, scrap ends)
  • Cardboard (assorted sizes, scrap parts)
  • Cardboard tubes
  • Plastic screw top caps
  • Cups (paper, plastic, foam – clean only please)
  • Beads
  • String (assorted types, colors)
  • Yarn (assorted colors)
  • Ribbon (assorted sizes, colors)
  • Felt (assorted colors)
  • Plastic-coated metal wire (assorted colors, thickness)
  • Paper clips (assorted colors)
  • Binder clips
  • Clothes pins
  • Straws (assorted colors, diameter)
  • Toothpicks
  • Sponges – clean only please
  • Foam (assorted shapes, styrofoam, packing foam)
  • Foam sheets (assorted thickness, colors)
  • Cloth and material scraps (assorted patterns, materials – leather, vinyl etc)
  • Aluminum foil
  • Pipe cleaners
  • Popsicle sticks
  • Paint stirrers
  • Rubber bands (assorted colors, sizes)
  • Sticker rolls or sheets (alphabet, numbers, etc.)
  • Marbles
  • Balls (tennis, ping pong, bouncy rubber) Miscellaneous toys, toy parts
  • Miscellaneous small ‘non-sharp’ metal pieces (fasteners, brackets, etc)
  • Miscellaneous box packaging
  • Hard plastic pieces, containers (assorted – clean only please)
  • Assorted wooden dowels/scraps (assorted thickness, lengths)
  • Miscellaneous bolts/nuts/washers
  • Miscellaneous ‘non-sharp’ wood scraps
  • Flexible plastic tubing
  • PVC piping (rigid pipes, joints, elbows)
  • Costume jewelry
  • Film negatives, spools
  • CD, DVD discs
  • Film canisters
  • Spring coils
  • Screens, netting
  • And lots of other things… Think about any clean materials that could be used for:
  • Tubes, Pipes
  • Sturdy foundation pieces
  • Flexible, bendable pieces
  • Stretchy pieces
  • Pieces that connect, tie, or stick together
  • Pieces that build on top of each other
  • Materials that can hold other materials (containers)
  • Representing different architecture/mechanics (domes, arches, diamonds, cones, buttons, ramps, slides, wheels, axles, kites, gears, hydraulics)
  • Opaque and transparent materials

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