Washes, Watercolor Foundations: Art, Painting
Students control the outcome when using watercolors by varying the stages of wetness, color strength and transparency. In this lesson students practice flat, graded and blended washes.
5th - 9th Visual & Performing Arts 3 Views 6 Downloads
Justin Hayward: The Art of Landscape
Landscapes by Justin Hayward (not the singer, songwriter, guitarist of the Moody Blues but the Wyoming landscape artist) are featured in a watercolor lesson that models how artists are able to create the illusion of depth on a flat surface.
K - 8th Visual & Performing Arts CCSS: Adaptable
Light in Painting
How do painters use and manipulate light in their artwork to give emphasis and establish mood and emotion? Pupils will analyze a few examples of landscape and portrait painting in order to explore the how light is used in art, and will...
4th - 8th Visual & Performing Arts CCSS: Adaptable
Watercolor Stained Glass Windows
Students explore art history by participating in a class experiment. In this stained glass instructional activity, students identify the uses of stained glass in previous centuries and in different cultures. Students utilize watercolor...
4th - 8th Visual & Performing Arts
Islamic Art; Exploring the Visual Arts of the Middle East
The intent of this unit is to demonstrate some of the traditional arts of the Middle East. Extensive background information on the religion, culture, and nature of Islamic art found throughout the Middle East is provided. Each of the...
5th - 8th Social Studies & History