Thursday, September 27, 2012

Optical Art Cubes

Our fourth graders have been learning about form and optical illusion in the art room.  We started the year off with the challenge of creating a cube and on each of the six sides drawing an optical illusion.  The students did a great job and they are mostly on display in our library.  

Friday, September 7, 2012

3rd Grade Optical Art Paintings with Warm and Cool Colors

Here is the start of our 3rd grade optical art paintings using warm and cool colors! They are turning out beautifully.

And now for some finished ones...

Wednesday, September 5, 2012

School Wide Mural

Welcome back to school! For our first project, I invited all of the students and staff to be a part of a school wide paper mural. Each student and staff member got a 4x6 index card and drew a monochromatic (all one color) drawing of themselves or about themselves.  The students and I put it together in rainbow order and here it is...