Project Description

During this hands-on residency, students will experiment with a variety of techniques as they transform wire and stone into beautiful works of tree-inspired art.

Final Product
Students will create an original twisted wire tree with stone leaves. If time allows, students may also create a beaded necklace or bracelet.

Learning Outcomes

  • Students will learn a variety of techniques to manipulate wire.
  • Students will practice fine motor skills and hand-eye coordination as they work with the stones and wire.
  • Students will practice measuring the materials they will need to complete the project.

Suggested Grades

  • Appropriate for 3rd-12th grades

Pricing Breakdown

  • 4 visits at 45 minutes each
  • Prep hours: 2 hours of prep per classroom
  • Materials: $3/student
  • Travel from Eugene

Why I teach:

“” –Michelle Malinoski of Dragonfly Crystal Creations

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