Found-Object Faces
May 11, 2016

Found-Object Faces

I am a big fan of using found objects in my art classes. It’s a great way to “recycle” and use up small craft supplies that have shown up in the art room. My found-object faces came about as a solution for using up donated supplies and from a desire to show students that portraits don’t […]

Radial Symmetry Prints
October 12, 2015

Radial Symmetry Prints

When I do printmaking with students, I typically teach the familiar form of relief prints, such as using foam plates and making rubber stamps. I wanted to expand my students’ previous knowledge of printmaking and introduce the concept of literally printing on their artwork. This lesson was a simple way to execute the idea, and […]