Tuesday, February 14, 2017

Mondrian Hearts

Kindergarten started their Color Theory Unit by learning about Piet Mondrian and his use of Primary colors. Student drew hearts and divided them into shapes using Mondrian's style.

Artist: Piet Mondrian
Elements: Line, Shape, Color
Concepts: Lines, Primary Colors
Materials: White construction paper, black sharpie, oil pastels, black paper, red, yellow, and blue paper cut into squares.

Early finishers worked on my Mondrian coloring page, found in my TPT Shop.

Thursday, January 19, 2017

Hero and Princess Portraits

First graders learned the difference between a self-portrait and portrait by creating portraits of their favorite super heroes or Disney princesses!

Artist: n/a
Elements: Line, Shape, Space
Concepts: Portrait, Size, Proportion
Materials: White tag board, sharpie markers, crayons