ABCs of Art / A
June 20, 2015

ABCs of Art / A

A Theme-Based Yearlong Curriculum “A” ~ All About Me Click here to view this month’s article The following is an additional “Alpha Art” lesson plan for the letter “A” LETTER: A ~ What is Art? LEVELS: Kindergarten – Grade 5 Students created a collaborative “What is Art?” paper collage with strong images. Another fun way to begin the school year is to […]

Secrets Of The Sea: Underwater Collages
June 15, 2015

Secrets Of The Sea: Underwater Collages

Both Picasso and Matisse practiced collage as an art form during their careers. True or false? About half of my sixth-grade class got this answer correct: True. I then showed them examples of each artist’s collages. As they viewed Matisse’s, they suddenly remembered studying his cut-paper works of art. Of course, there are many famous […]