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Online Extras / September 2017 | Arts & Activities
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Online Extras / September 2017

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Additional Links for September 2017

Yearlong Secondary Advanced Art Series / An AMPed Up Curriculum, Article 1 of 10:
What’s In Store this Year
(page 14) 
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Sample Parents’ Night invitation

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Self-Evaluation Rubric

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Checklist for Success


Alive and Kicking: Making Connections with Lea (page 18)
Visit Lea Anderson’s website to learn more about her and see more of her art:
http://www.leaandersonart.com/


A&A Art Print: Jan Steen “A School for Boys and Girls” (page 23-26)

RESPOND & CONNECT (page 23)   

PAINTING
Here, artist Jane Blundell provides some insights into the earth-tone palette:
http://www.janeblundellart.com/earth-colours.html

ART HISTORICAL CONTEXT
Immerse yourself in more than 160 pages of beautifully illustrated content from the National Gallery of Art, all about the Dutch Golden Age:
https://www.nga.gov/content/dam/ngaweb/Education/learning-resources/teaching-packets/pdfs/dutch_painting.pdf

For the impatient, listen to a very clear 2-minute synopsis of the Dutch Golden Age:
http://www.frick.org/exhibitions/mauritshuis/golden

Here is a great jumping-off place if you wish to delve deeper into Dutch art of the 17th century:
http://www.visual-arts-cork.com/history-of-art/dutch-baroque.htm#genrepainting

GEOGRAPHY
Here is a lengthier explanation of why today it is incorrect to refer to Holland as a country: 
http://www.worldatlas.com/aatlas/infopage/holland.htm


Purposeful Planning Pages: Getting Students to OUtline and Plan Their Projects (page 27)
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Planning Page


On the Art Career Track: Hands On (page 32)
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Student Assignment Sheet

View more of artist Jon Gray’s (a.k.a. gray318) book cover designs and other art:
http://gray318.com/

 

Examples of the Hamsa, also referred to as The Hand of Fatima:

 

 

View Albrecht Dürer’s Praying Hands:

Albrecht Dürer, “Praying Hands,” 1508.

 

View Michelangelo’s fresco, “The Creation of Adam,” on the ceiling of the Sistine Chapel at The Vatican:

Michelangelo, The Creation of Adam. Sistine Chapel ceiling, The Vatican.

 

Takeoff on Michelangelo’s masterpiece: E.T. movie poster, ©Universal Studios.


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