Picasso portraits revisited
Every quarter, 8th graders create a portrait in the style of Picasso. We have created these in a multiple of ways in the past but this collage method has really been a successful start for all students. This lesson was adapted from United Art & Education's recent Project Guide.
The above masks were created by 3rd-5th graders. My 3rd-5th graders looked at the masks of artists Kimmy Cantrell and Eric "Straw" (Strawczynski). They come from completely different walks of life, yet have distinct parallels. Cantrell is an African American artist from Atlanta Georgia. Once a purchasing manager for Target, he decided on the heels of job change and divorce to reconnect with his love of clay. Vases evolved into bowls and bowls into his current niche, faces. Now as a full time…
the HAND TREE -Hand Art- 4rth grade
So... I am excited to catch up and post all of the last 4 months of art projects. I was so tired by the end of the school year trying to finish up so many projects that I didn't even have the spec of desire to post them- probably due to the fact that I pay for high-speed, but don't actually have it... So posting them takes longer than it should. Blah. Yay! Here is another wonderful collaborative HAND ART project that I made up for the 4rth-graders. They get to "leave their mark" before they…
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Our Home In The Desert- Rockville, Utah
This post is long over do well worth the wait. One of my new year's resolutions this year was to make Backyard Art a wonderful experience for all involved and looking back, I definitely feel the goal was accomplished. Let...
Hora de Brincar e de Aprender
HORA DE BRINCAR E DE APRENDER: com este espaço, pretendemos partilhar com os nossos pais e amigos o nosso dia a dia no Jardim de Infância de Vila de Frades: porque é a brincar que vamos aprendendo a crescer para a vida, fazemos do nosso dia uma brincadeira séria