Perfect for cultural studies and learning about Chinese history! A great tutorial for scratch your own Ming vases... scratch away the paint to reveal blue underneath. You could also do black and clay colors for Greek pottery, or have children each take on different cultures during history studies. Asia, Ancient Greece -s
Hey art teachers, Bored of your normal standard critiques? sick of dragging the kids to the front of the room and leading them through each others artwork one by one, while they sit there, eye’s glazed as you work hard coaxing them to talk?
I did this lesson today with 6th 7th and 8th grade, but I have done simpler versions with 4th and 5th in prior years. We drew spooky houses on watercolor paper. I gave them a few example of houses. They started with the basic shape, a rectangle or square. Then they could choose a triangular … Continue reading Middle School Spooky Houses
LICHTENSTEIN INSPIRED PORTRAITS I started by taking photo's of the students. I printed out the photo's and had the students trace themselves, simplifying their faces to look like a cartoon. The ben day dot colour was put on using templates I made with plastic and a hole punch. The students simply moved the template down the picture filling in the colour with markers as they went.