Alphabet Letters as Art: each letter is on an individual colorful canvas; each created in a class project and as unique as the individual that created it. This is really a great idea for learning and creative in a team effort.
In the style of Romero Britto, a Brazilian-American artist who combines cubism/pop art/graffiti.(This link no longer takes you to the original site.) A major part of this project is carefully planning the design.
They will create their own Op Artwork by using markers, rulers, and geometric shapes. They will also learn about color contrast, and will choose colors that are either high or low contrast. (I might do take a chance to teach about complimentary colors)