Texture in Art Teacher Resources
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Introduction and Making Textured Beads
Students explore the basics of working with polymer clay. They experiment with textures, inclusions. Students explore adding sand or glitter to their inclusions. Students create textured beads from the clay.
8th - 12th Visual & Performing Arts 3 Views 4 Downloads
Postcards From The Wilderness
Students examine and discuss various landscapes from the Getty Museum. They create postcards featuring landscapes that incorporate rubbings to create texture. They write letters on the backs of their postcards describing their landscapes.
3rd - 5th Visual & Performing Arts 3 Views 1 Download
Texture Hunts and More: Madonna and Child with Saints
Students investigate different painting techniques by studying classic works of art. In this art history activity, students observe the famous Madonna and Child with Saints painting and describe the texture and images they notice.
Pre-K - K Social Studies & History 3 Views 9 Downloads
Design and Texture
Learners experience how texture is one of the six basic elements of design. It gives an image authenticity and 'flavor'. It invites the audience to enter a piece and encourages each viewer to experience rather than simply observe.
1st - 6th Visual & Performing Arts 4 Views 10 Downloads
Young artists of all ages create texture using dried slabs of pourable acrylic paint. They experiment with texture by turning a liquid into a solid and finally into a 3-D work of art. This lesson uses easy-to-find materials, and the results are visually stunning.
K - 12th Visual & Performing Arts 3 Views 1 Download
Wise Old Owls: Creating Art from Patterns
Students examine pictures of owls in order to create their own. In this art lesson plan, students design their own owls using three separate types of patterns. Finally, the students share their images and complete a worksheet about owls.
K - 2nd Science 6 Views 23 Downloads
Text as Texture Collage
High schoolers explore the concepts of rhythm, movement, contrast and texture. They practice using new vocabulary and work on creating a college after designing the arrangement. They self-evaluate their collage and critique their classmates creations.
9th - 12th Visual & Performing Arts 3 Views 14 Downloads
Texture is the name of the game. Learners consider visual texture by creating rubbings from actual textured objects. They glue a variety of objects onto a piece of paper, then make a rubbing that shows each object's texture, visually. They make a map of their favorite places by making rubbings that represent each place.
2nd Visual & Performing Arts 5 Views 5 Downloads
Textured Pottery using Self-Hardening Clay and Multicultural Design
Learners create textured pottery. In this multicultural arts lesson, students follow step-by-step directions to create textured pottery with a multicultural design out of self-hardening clay.
3rd - 12th Visual & Performing Arts 3 Views 22 Downloads
Visual Texture Stationery for Mother's Day
We all love having a great project to send home for Mother's Day. Here, the class will discuss repetition, pattern, and texture found in Van Gough's Starry Night, then they will create a collage using each of the discussed elements of art.
3rd Visual & Performing Arts 4 Views 3 Downloads
Texture and the sense of touch go hand-in-hand. Little ones learning about touch create texture-rich collages they can both see and feel. They paste a variety of fabrics onto a hand-shaped cut out. Tip: Create similar collages for each of the five senses.
K Visual & Performing Arts 3 Views 1 Download
Art: Rubber Stamp Activity
Students examine the works of Andy Warhol prior to making their own original copies based on his rubber stamping style. They make rubber stamps of simple objects and use them to decorate outlines of shoes in repeated pattterns. Students decorate shoes because Warhol was known as the "shoe person.
9th - 12th Visual & Performing Arts 3 Views 5 Downloads