Van Gogh & Sunflowers
More art projects and ideas for Vincent Van Gogh curriculum.
irises1. turn paper vertical 2. fold down the center/crease, then open 3. name on back 4. draw overlapping leaves 5. color w/ shades of greens and yellow. blend. crayon. 6. dab purple, white (and blue..but i was out) tempera on one side of the fold (be a crazy control freak and give a clear demo of where to dab) 7. fold over and rub to transfer to create symmetry. like an ink blob 8. open. 9. let dry 10. when dry, add a stem w/ green crayon 11. add more yellows and gree...
PLATEAU ART STUDIO: Van Gogh "I introduced water color paper to the kids this week. We painted a blue wash and added texture. For the texture, I had the kids drag a rubber texture tool though the paint. This made wavy lines through the paint. Next I brought in leaves. The kids painted the back side of the leaf and printed onto the blue background...."
Multi Medium Van Gogh Sun Flower Lesson What You Will Need for Your MasterpieceColored Background Paper Colored Paper for the Vase (We used Yellow) Green Paper for Stems Colored Tissue Paper for petals Colored Paper for Flower Center Colored Paper for the Table (We used Black or Dark Red) Small Beans/ Glitter/ Rice/ Beads/ Sequins Scissors Glue Pencil White Chalk