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Mystery Box Contest

I received in invitation from Activa Products to take part in their  Mystery Box Art Lesson contest last month.  I had to create a unique lesson with 3 of the 4 products below that came in a box. I decided to create a new lesson for my summer school art class, A Passport to Art. I also wanted to do a lesson that would give choices to the makers.  So I came up with the above lesson. Here are the parts and you can find the lesson and the voting site HERE I cut a slice of pizza from a cereal box. I used a little foil for the crust texture and they wrapped it with the rigid wrap and smoothed it with my fingers. I mixed the Celluclay, which comes in gray and white, with warm water in bucket.  I made a patty and pressed it on the dry crust to form the topping.  I painted the pizza and used the air dry Activ.Clay to make the toppings.  To make the ice cream, or gelato, I used a small yogurt cup, spoon and ball of foil. I