that sounds like a very good idea
I like the idea of a range of details for the different ages
I also found out about taking thin slabs of clay and draping them over
native rocks from the bush and putting three legs on them. then at leather
hard turning them over and placing creatures on the edge and swirls of
coloured slip in the bottom so they look like little ponds
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> Clay bird's nests are great for the younger kids. Pinch pot nests with
> texture. Birds and babies, eggs, and older kids can make some elaborate
> branches to hold the nests. Really cute!
> Linda Woods,
> Visit our Students' Art Gallery at St. John's School: www.sjs.org,
> click on Fine Arts, Click on Lower and 6th Grade Art Gallery.