4th Graders will be getting more advanced with their artwork this year! I will try to really challenge them and teach them new things! Here are some things that will be covered:
*We will learn about the artist Bridget Riley and create an Op Art piece weaving.
* We will learn about the Mexican Holiday, Day of the Dead, and will create skeletons reflecting a positive characteristic of an ancestor.
* we will learn about clay and sculpting and create Mini Meals and talk about the artist Claus Oldenburg, and his Big Food.
* We will learn about Native American Power shields and their meaning
*We will create lighthouses and sharpen our constructing skills
*We will learn about the artist M.C. Esher and will create a tessellation
*We will talk about architecture and will create buildings for a city of the future
*We will talk about Vincent Van Gogh and his artwork, Starry Night and create our own inspired piece
*We will learn about Aztec Sun Gods and create our own
*We will talk about different types of lines, and patterns and create a Crazy Haired Person, all out of lines.
*We will learn about Mexican Metal Tooling, and create our own piece....
here are some examples....