Playground Art - Stations

Paige Ahlenius [ view artist bio ]



Let’s Create! This process-based workshop gives students an opportunity to experiment creatively with anything from painting using matchbox cars and gold tempera paint to building sculptures out of wood and recycled materials. The workshop consists of five different stations for students to choose from, including collage, beading, painting, sculpture, and a wildcard table for special artistic skills ranging from melted crayon art and decoupage to stone sculptures.This workshop can take place indoors or outside and is a good substitution for Playground Art - Murals in the event of sudden inclement weather.




To schedule this program please contact us at 816-531-4022 or by email at


Grade Levels: PreK,K,1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9,10,11,12

Fees: $110 for 1 workshop; $95 each, for 2 or more workshops on the same day; $3.50 materials fee per student / The break between performances must not exceed 90 minutes to receive the reduced rate.

Maximum Audience Size: 30

Availability: Please inquire

Program Length: 45 minutes to 1 hour

Location: At Your School

Teachers' Guide: Playground Art

Requirements: Students will need to wear "paint clothes" to protect their clothing. A large classroom with 5 tables set up for different art projects. Teachers must be present at all times during workshop.

Standards: 1.4 1.4 Knows how their uses of resources affect environments.1.8 1.8 Knows that communicating different points of view in a dispute can often help people to find a satisfactory compromise.1.9 1.9 Understands that many skills can be practiced until they become automatic, and that if the right skills are practiced, performance may improve.7.3 7.3 Engages in active listening.7.7 7.7 Analyzes personal decisions in terms of the options that were considered.11.1 11.1 Knows how visual, aural, oral and kinetic elements are used in the various art forms.15.4 15.4 Understands how one's own artworks, as well as artworks from various eras and cultures, may elicit a variety of responses.15.6 15.6 Knows how different media, techniques, and processes are used to communicate ideas, experiences, and stories.15.7 15.7 Understands and applies media, techniques, and processes related to the visual arts.

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