(This is my not quite successful attempt at trying to zoom in and show you the entire mural a little closer up.)
For the large painting, students used acrylic paint. The final mural was assembled using a combination of gloss medium for lightweight items and hot glue for heavier materials. Then, we coated the whole mural with gloss medium to unify the elements and give it a nice shine.
Painting on Cardboard by Ms. Charpiot’s 1st Grade Class
Birds Printed from Styrofoam Egg Carton Lids by Mrs. Brown’s 2nd Grade Class
Scrap Paper Plant Collages by Ms. Melville’s 3rd Grade Class
Cardboard Animals by Mrs. Klusener’s 5th Grade Class