Claude Monet Red Boats Students learned about Claude Monet, Impressionism, and how to paint in perspective
Origami paper cranes Students learned the art of origami. Students first learned the steps needed to make a crane, then they made 3 cranes and created a mobile. We also talked about Unity and making colors match and flow.
Hot Peppers Students created hot peppers using a pinch pot technique. Students learned how to scratch and score clay. We also learned how to create a dry brush effect using contrasting colors.
Sunset perspective painting In preparation for summer, students painted a sunset painting in perspective. We talked about painting whats furthest away first, painting objects lighter when further away and darker when closer. We also talked about reflection and how colors mix in the sky