Collage Self Portrait

Grade Level 11-12 Duration This teacher assigns this as a summer project and students keep track of the time they spend on it which can range from 12-100+ hours. The average student spends 20-40 hours typically. Materials Heavy paper board (11” x 14” or larger): Matte, corrugated, railroad, cardboard. (Not poster or bristol. They are […]

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Digital Notans

Created by Bethany Lynn and shared with her permission. Digital Notans with a Theme using Google Drawing!   Here is a copy of the assignment: https://docs.google.com/…/1Ek4ROzwIQ4v5ZsdiY…/copy

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Positive Negative Still life

Grade Level 9-10 Duration 10 classes, 45 minutes Materials Canvas board (or canvas paper), white and black acrylic paint, palettes, tabletop easels (if possible) Media Acrylic Lesson Objectives Become aware of how to observe negative space for the purpose of improving their drawing and painting skills Introductory Activity The teacher will set up an interesting […]

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Plaster Collages

Grade Level 9-10 Duration 6 classes periods of 40 minute periods Materials Cardboard shoe boxes. foil or plastic garbage bags, wire for hanger to embed in the plaster, plaster, clay Media Plaster Lesson Objectives Students will learn to define and recognize a bas-relief (low relief) sculpture Students will cast a plaster relief from a mold […]

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