• “Others were coming.”

    Use Corn Dog Art images to teach your students how to infer and think critically about the visual world we live in.  Learn More...

  • “This wasn’t the only one.”

    Corn Dog Art Images provide endless opportunities for interpretation.  How will you use these images to elicit creative writing? Learn More...

  • “The next strike was hers.”

    Corn Dog Art images are ambiguous by design.  How will your students interpret the image? What will they see that others did not?  Learn More...

  • “She thought she saw it move.”

    Corn Dog Art images and videos encourage enthusiastic class discussions which evolve into creative writing responses.  Learn More...

Visually Stunning Creative Writing Prompts for Your Students

Writing Prompt Videos

Writing Prompt Videos

Video writing prompts are engaging Story Starters for students who want to write more creatively.  Preview Corn Dog Art Story Starters and try it for yourself!

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Writing Prompt Videos

Free Teacher Resources

Free Teacher Resources

In addition to my FREE eBook, I have teacher resources, websites, blogs, books, etc. that I would love to share with you.

Free ebook How to Inspire Creative Writing with Art

Teacher Resources

Writing Prompt Illustrations

Writing Prompt Illustrations

Use art to engage students and inspire creative writing! Illustrations printed on laminated, quality card stock to ensure years of use.

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Visual Writing Prompts

Denise Draws Blog

Narrative Art and Story Elements Part 4: Plot

Narrative Art and Story Elements Part 4: Plot

This is part four of How to Use Narrative Art to Teach Elements of a story. Part one discussed setting, and part two discussed conflict, part three discussed point of view, and this part discusses plot. Analyzing narrative art teaches students

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How Using Your Sketchbook Develops Your Creativity

How Using Your Sketchbook Develops Your Creativity

Amazing illustrations start with a simple idea.  Working out your thoughts visually in a sketchbook can help you develop them into complex, detailed art. Get a behind the scenes look at how I make my art. There are many strategies you can

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How I Celebrate My Dog’s Birthday

How I Celebrate My Dog’s Birthday

In honor of my dog Petey's 7th birthday (we adopted him three years ago today) I decided to make a commemorative drawing of him.  I drew him as a puppy and what he looks like now. He was about four when

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Narrative Art and Story Elements Part 3: Point of View

Narrative Art and Story Elements Part 3: Point of View

This is part three of How to Use Narrative Art to Teach Elements of a story. Part one discussed setting, and part two discussed conflict. Analyzing narrative art teaches students how to observe and think critically about the world around them. Narrative

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Observe

Observe

This is precisely what writers and artists do- they see what everyone else doesn't. For students to become better writers, mastering the art of observation is crucial.  Using Corn Dog Art Images helps students to practice their observational skills in a fun, exciting way.  They never know what they'll see until they start looking.

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Interpret

Interpret

Interpretation is subjective.   Every student who views an illustration has a unique experience.  How one person interprets the mood, colors and details in the image is completely unique.  Using Corn Dog Art images in this way teaches students to make inferences and think critically.

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Create!

Create!

We are all born with the ability to create and it is our responsibility as teachers to foster creative thinking in our students.   Creativity increases children's ability to innovate, problem solve and think divergently.  There is nothing better than being able to create.  Use Corn Dog Art images to  jumpstart the creative writing process.

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