Art Room Rules. Was thinking I needed to make new rules! Other ideas: Listen like Mona Lisa - eyes on speaker, ears open, mouth closed, hands quiet. Lastly: Consider "mistakes" "happy accidents" and an opportunity to be even more creative!
8x10 black and white sign/small poster reminding students to store their paint brushes with the brush bristles UP. As an elementary art teacher I felt like I was constantly reminding students to make sure they put the bristles up in order to save our brushes from being ruined.