TINT AND SHADE FISH PAINTING

LESSON PRESENTATION INSTRUCTIONSVALUETINT AND SHADE FISH PAINTINGLesson Objectives: Students will learn about tints and shades while creating an underwater scene.Time Required: 1 session or 2, depending on medium used (see Note)Artist: Georges Seurat, A Sunday Afternoon on the Island of La Grande Jatte Source: Deep Space SparkleWebsite: http://www.deepspacesparkle.comMaterials:12 x 18 white … [Read more...]

WATERCOLOR LEAVES

LESSON PRESENTATION INSTRUCTIONSVALUE WATERCOLOR LEAVESLesson Objectives:  Students will use different watercolor techniques to make a leaf design. Artist: Laura Tasheiko, Fall Leaves #22 (available online)Time Required: 1 hourMaterials:                                                                               Watercolor paper taped to cardboardPencilsPaintbrushes: thin and regular1-2 … [Read more...]

COFFEE ART

LESSON PRESENTATION INSTRUCTIONSVALUE COFFEE ARTLesson Objectives: Students will learn about value while creating a painting in the style of Van Gogh’s Harvest-The Plain of La Crau Time Required: 1 hourArtist: Vincent Van Gogh, Harvest-The Plain of La Crau, 1988Materials:Watercolor paper taped to cardboardWaterInstant coffee (Safeway brand is fine)Paintbrushes¼ teaspoons or other small … [Read more...]