Students discover artist Georges Seurat and his technique of Pointillism and create Pointillist examples using Q-Tips and watercolors in this exciting multi-level art lesson. This lesson can be adapted for various grade levels and abilities.
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Sunday Afternoon on the Island of La Grande Jatte by Georges Seurat
The painting Sunday Afternoon on the Island of La Grande is a wonderful piece that begs to be analyzed. Introduce youngsters to the art of Georges Seurat by guiding them through a structured observation. Then, enliven their imaginations...
4th Visual & Performing Arts
How can little dots in two colors make a third color? Experiment with pointillism and color mixing with a series of activities. After viewing paintings by Seurat and watching a teacher demonstration, pupils create samples of three...
2nd - 10th Visual & Performing Arts
Look Before You Think: How To Appreciate a Painting
Students develop an elementary understanding of the history of art. They study the basic elements of a painting including perspective, composition, color, light and symbolism. They look at each selected painting and analyze it, moving...
9th - 12th Visual & Performing Arts