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Prints and Drawings in Contemporary Inuit Art
Students examine the contemporary Inuit prints and drawings in the National Gallery of Canada’s collection. In this contemporary Inuit art lesson, students look at work from 5 different areas, investigate Inuit printmaking, and make a print of an animal.
4th - 6th Social Studies & History 3 Views 16 Downloads
Visual Arts Sculpture, wood art,
Explore the development of wood art. In this art history instructional activity, students study the art work of Gary Stevens. They describe, analyze, and derive meaning from the art they see. They then write a theory about the artist's purpose for the work of art and support their answer with reasonable personal opinions.
K - Higher Ed Visual & Performing Arts 32 Views 145 Downloads
Prints and Drawings in Contemporary Inuit Art
Students view prints of contemporary Inuit art and create a stencilling art piece. In this Inuit art lesson, students view a slideshow of Inuit art and write stories for the images. Students discuss the stories and art's effect. Students brainstorm about a heroic experience they've had and write a short story about it.
8th - 9th Visual & Performing Arts 3 Views 9 Downloads
New Review Slipware Marbelizing
Potters with some experience will enjoy trying their hand at using marbled slipware techniques on their hand-built plates. The step-by-step directions are illustrated, and tips and cautions are included in the resource. The packet also includes a bit of history of the process, a materials list, and biographical information about the potter.
9th - Higher Ed Visual & Performing Arts 3 Views 0 Downloads
'Colors Grow' Booklet, Part 2
Second graders create the pages to their color booklets as they use the marbling technique. They'll discuss cool and warm color schemes and express the colors of the sun and water by marbling paint. Note: This is part two to a three-part lesson, but it can be used as a stand-alone lesson.
2nd Visual & Performing Arts 3 Views 9 Downloads
Interpreting Works of Art: The Compare and Contrast Method
Students practice observing and analyzing two works of art. They describe the elements and principles, subject matter, history and mediums of two works of art. Use a compare and contrast strategy to interpret the meaning of two works of art.
9th - 12th Language Arts 3 Views 15 Downloads
Modern and Contemporary Art at the Art Institute
Students view and discuss Modern and Contemporary Art at the Art Institute of Chicago. Students interpret works by Miro, Oldenberg, Cornell and de Vlaminck and discuss how they feel when viewing the pieces.
1st - 5th Visual & Performing Arts 3 Views 2 Downloads
Passport To the Past: A Tour of the Ancient, European and Asian Collections
Students study fourteen images of paintings from the Memorial Art Gallery's tour of culture. They study the paintings for artifacts from other cultures and periods of history.
10th - 12th Visual & Performing Arts 5 Views 28 Downloads
Elevating the Everyday
Students research Laurel True and the art of mosaics. In this art history instructional activity, students research mosaics from different time periods and places. They react to Laurel True's artistic work and create their own mosaics.
K - Higher Ed Visual & Performing Arts 6 Views 62 Downloads
What a wonderful way to meld art and culture! Learners create art work in the Suminagashi style using this detailed lesson plan. This art form, which is Japanese in origin, employs ink to create beautiful results. This will be a hit with your class.
K - 12th Visual & Performing Arts 3 Views 42 Downloads
Lesson: Skin Fruit: Ideas of Empathy in Janine Antoni's Work
Kids get artistic as they explore the impact of art materials, sculpture, and performance. They discuss the work of Janine Antoni and then create a performance piece that reflects social or global issues they feel strongly about. The end result should be an empathetic, thoughtful, and highly engaging experience for the entire class.
9th - 12th Visual & Performing Arts 4 Views 9 Downloads
Creating Glass With Colored Pencil
Students practice the artistic technique of drawing glass objects using colored pencils in this Visual Art lesson for the high school classroom. The lesson emphasizes the artwork of Audrey Flack and Ralph Goings and includes a short vocabulary list.
9th - 12th Visual & Performing Arts 3 Views 16 Downloads
Zoom-In: What is a Mosaic?
Third graders design mosaics that reflect their school's culture. In this visual arts lesson, 3rd graders analyze primary sources available from the Library of Congress where they compare mosaics of the past to the cultures that produced them prior to creating their own.
3rd Visual & Performing Arts 3 Views 28 Downloads
Paper Maché Mancala Game Boards
Seventh graders create three dimensional works of art from two dimensional plans, develop skills in papier-mach?? technique, utilize elements and principles of design to create 3-D form, and develop math/strategy skills in playing the game Mancala.
7th Math 3 Views 4 Downloads
Trash To Treasure Mosaics
Students take part in Earth conservation by creating trash art projects. In this recycling lesson, students discuss the benefit of reusing materials on Earth and examine art from ancient civilizations. Students utilize recyclable containers and cardboard to create mosaics similar to the style of past civilizations.
5th - 8th Visual & Performing Arts 6 Views 28 Downloads
Not Just Another Pretty Face The Gargoyle
Ninth graders investigate the significance of gargoyles and their relationship to architecture, symbolism and art history. They research and compare the form and function of gargoyles in Europe and the United States.
9th Visual & Performing Arts 3 Views 15 Downloads
Lesson Plan for St. Catherine
Students analyze the art of St. Catherine and Gothic Art. In this art analysis instructional activity, students read the biography of St. Catherine and read about the carving of the statue. Students complete a related statue art activity and carve their statue.
11th - 12th Visual & Performing Arts 3 Views 2 Downloads