Tuesday, September 8, 2009
Materials Needed for Upcoming Art Units!
Dear Parents, Students and Teachers,
We need your donations of recycled and reclaimed materials for our artwork this year. If you have any of the following items to contribute, please bring them in! Any amount would be appreciated! Please make sure the materials are clean and kid-appropriate.
-Newspaper, phone books
-National Geographic and other children's magazines
-Plain or Patterned paper
-Old calenders and greeting cards with pictures
-Cardboard packaging materials and boxes (like cracker and cereal boxes, shoe boxes, etc.)
-Cardboard tubes from paper towel and toilet paper rolls
-Styrofoam packaging materials
-Tape roll spools, thread spools
-Fabric scraps, fabric sample books
-Towels and rags for cleaning
-Yarn, string, ribbon, shoe laces
-Beads and buttons
-Small wood scraps
-3D letters or numbers
-Vegetable or fruit bag netting
-Coffee stirrers, filters, toothpicks
-Glue and marker caps
-Large clear plastic containers (like milk and juice jugs - clean please!)
For inquiries about other items you think may be helpful for our recycled material art units this year, please send me an email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Thanks so much for helping us make art and take care of the environment!