Exploring Hallmark Keepsake Ornament Artists – Featured Artist Tracy Larsen







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Posted on Jul 16 2015 - 1:00am by Jill
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Welcome to the July 2015 monthly featured artist study in the Exploring Hallmark Keepsake Ornament Artists monthly series exclusively found here on Enchanted Homeschooling Mom! This month we will be focusing on the creative talents and energies of the Hallmark Keepsake Ornament Artist Tracy Larsen. If you are a fan of Hallmark, which I feel safe in assuming you are since you are reading this article, then you are probably like me and are thrilled that the new 2015 Keepsake Ornament Season is here with this weekend’s local Hallmark store’s July Preview Event! Since I grew up with Hallmark being involved in many of my special family memories and traditions, I am continuing to pass this down to my children through this Exploring Hallmark Keepsake Ornament Artists Series.

Are you ready for the next installment in the Exploring Hallmark Keepsake Ornament Artists FREE monthly series? Then let’s learn about the creative talents of Tracy Larsen in this month’s featured Artist Pack! Come get your FREE artist lessons pack today and start learning about the style and techniques of this special Hallmark Keepsake Ornament Artist! #hallmark #KeepsakeIt

Exploring Hallmark Keepsake Ornament Artists – Featured Artist Tracy Larsen Pack

This month the Featured Hallmark Keepsake Ornament Artist is Tracy Larsen. Here is peek at what is inside this Featured Artist Pack that adds onto and expands parts of the Exploring Hallmark Keepsake Introduction Pack:

Are you ready for the next installment in the Exploring Hallmark Keepsake Ornament Artists FREE monthly series? Then let’s learn about the creative talents of Tracy Larsen in this month’s featured Artist Pack! Come get your FREE artist lessons pack today and start learning about the style and techniques of this special Hallmark Keepsake Ornament Artist! #hallmark #KeepsakeIt

What will you find in this month’s featured artist pack for the Exploring Hallmark Keepsake Ornament Artist Series? This month the series will be focusing on the talents of Tracy Larsen and his passion for lighthouses, especially as they are decorated for Christmas. This pack is designed to easily be used by homeschooling families, classroom teachers, afterschool program leaders, grandparents, the young and the old alike. In the Exploring Hallmark Keepsake Ornament – Featured Artist Tracy Larsen Pack you will find the following learning elements:

Links to Materials

Throughout this Exploring Hallmark Keepsake Ornaments Featured Artist Pack, links are included to the various Hallmark materials that you will need to complete the. Each month the Exploring Hallmark Keepsake Ornament Artist Series focuses on the featured Hallmark Keepsake Ornament Artist. If you are not a member of the Hallmark Keepsake Ornament Club then the monthly artist’s materials is time sensitive and you will not be able to complete the lessons after the next Featured Artist is introduced. As members of the Hallmark Keepsake Ornament Club you will have access through the Hallmark website to all the artists introduced to date. You can find the information on Tracy Larsen now and for only a limited time. 

* Please note that the monthly featured Hallmark Keepsake Ornament Artist is only available for a 30 day period from Hallmark. Once that period is over in order to view previous featured artists you will need to be or become a Hallmark Keepsake Ornament Club Member at a cost of $25 per year to access the information in the club pages.

Artist Facts

This pack is designed to be used to research and learn about the talents of the Hallmark Keepsake Ornament Artist Tracy Larsen. Pages are included that help you summarize the facts you will learn about the artist.

Biography Report

After your child or student learns about The Hallmark Keepsake Ornament Artist Tracy Larsen, they will be asked to complete a biography report about him. The form is included and will help to illustrate their mastery of the knowledge of the featured artist.

Here Come Frosty Friends

Wall Card

A wall card is included for you to use alongside your learn about Tracy Larsen. In addition, a new Tracy Larsen Ornament is included for your ‘My Ornament Artist in Training Passport’ that you started (or can start) in the Exploring Hallmark Keepsake Ornament Artists FREE Introduction Pack.

Tracy Larsen Ornament

The Hallmark Keepsake Ornament Club has lots of Tracy Larsen ornaments in it. This component consists of a fun child’s rendition of the Lotus and Poinsettia ornament since we love fairies and fairy magic in our house.

Field Trip Passport Page

Included is are new Hallmark Store Field Trip Passport page for the Tracy Larsen ornament for you to including in your ‘Hallmark Keepsake Ornament Passport’ that you started (or can start) in the Exploring Hallmark Keepsake Ornament Artists FREE Introduction Pack.

Holiday Lighthouse

Notebooking Pages

Notebooking pages are included for you to use with your child or student to notebook with. There is a page for each of the featured Hallmark Keepsake Ornaments that was created by this month’s featured artist Tracy Larsen.

Compare and Contrast

A compare and contrast Venn Diagram is included for your child or student to visually analyze some of the Hallmark Keepsake Ornaments that were created by this month’s featured artist, Tracy Larsen.

Little Saint Nick

Community Contributions

Hallmark takes great pride in supporting various communities that they are in. To make it more fun, included is an activity to help you see how Hallmark Keepsake Ornament Artist contributes to the community around them. This activity is designed to help your children see what it is to be an artist.

This is a very fun and easy project for kids to make a handmade Christmas lighthouse. This is perfect to display in your home or give as a handmade gift.

Art Project

Each Hallmark Keepsake Ornament Featured Artist has different talents and styles. This month’s Featured Artist Art Project focuses on a new art style and technique. To help your child or students learn more about art, each Featured Artist Pack will include an art project or craft help expose and teach your child or students new ways of creating art.

In summary, this Exploring Hallmark Keepsake Ornament Artist – Featured Artist Pack contains the following learning elements:

  • Links to Materials
  • Artist Facts
  • Biography Report
  • Wall Card
  • Tracy Larsen Ornaments
  • Field Trip Passport Pages
  • Notebooking Pages
  • Compare and Contrast
  • Community Contributions
  • Art Project (THAT LIGHTS UP!)

Hallmark #KeepsakeIt Campaign

As you are learning about this month’s exclusive Hallmark Keepsake Ornament Artist, why not share your photos of moments that you and your family have had with Hallmark Keepsake Ornaments with the Hallmark #KeepsakeIt campaign where Hallmark is encouraging people to share photos of the moments they want to “Keepsake.” And by sharing, you can enter the Hallmark Sweepstakes to win weekly prizes and a fun grand prize. To find out more, please visit the #KeepsakeIt Campaign.

Would you like to continue your Hallmark Keepsake Ornament Artist learning by instantly downloading the Exploring Hallmark Keepsake Ornament Artists – Featured Artist Tracy Larsen Pack? Then why not instantly download and use this pack for FREE by simply clicking the link below.

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July 2015 Tracy Larsen Pack

* Please note that the monthly featured Hallmark Keepsake Ornament Artist is only available for a 30 day period from Hallmark. Once that period is over in order to view previous featured artists you will need to be or become a Hallmark Keepsake Ornament Club Member at a cost of $25 per year to access the information in the club pages.

Exploring Hallmark Keepsake Ornament Artists

And remember, the day following each FREE printable pack released in this series I invite you all to come back for a hands-on learning craft that ties in with each month’s featured Hallmark Keepsake Ornament Artist. So make sure to come back tomorrow to gather all of the information you will need to do the fun hands-on craft inspired by Tracy Larsen to hang on your wall or give away as a gift!

And don’t forget to come back next month of the next Featured Artist Pack in the Hallmark Keepsake Ornament Artists Series!

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What did your child, students, or family learn about Tracy Larsen and his Hallmark Keepsake Ornaments this month?

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