Little Ideas for Big Teaching




Watercolor Letters

Watercolor Letters by Andrea Maurer


Integrating the letters in your students’ names in this watercolor painting is a fun way to start the year off.  It makes a beautiful window display!


What You Need:


• 12” x 18” thin drawing paper


• Pencil


• Black sharpie


• Watercolor paints








What To Do:


1. Using the pencil, have your students write all the letters in their name on the drawing paper.


2. Draw lines to each letter to section off the artwork. Trace over the letters and lines with a black sharpie.


3. Use the watercolors to paint the large white sections. Let dry.












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