Media & Techniques

Teach Your Students to Paint with Fire

If you’re looking for a surefire way to grab your high schoolers’ attention this fall, look no further than painting with fire. Although it might take some hard work to convince your administrator you’ve got things under control, the look on your students’ faces will be worth it. This is a perfect lesson to do while the weather is nice, and taking things outside adds a level of safety. Watch the video to see just how it’s done!

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Luke Nielsen

Luke Nielsen, a high school art educator, is a former AOEU contributor.

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