Sunday, January 17, 2016
Students who finished work early worked at the collaborative table to create large snowman collages using construction paper and sheet music to songs such as "Do You Want to Build a Snowman?", "Winter Wonderland", and more.
Although the drawings/paintings themselves look simple, the students had to measure and mix tempera paint and baking soda to create a snow-like texture to paint their snowman:
The students worked in small groups to create Miro inspired designs and then pieced them together to create a large display:
Each grade level study different aspects of Joan Miro's artwork and then created their own artwork inspired by him:
After studying artist Joan Miro, the students created collaborative murals based on the shapes and lines found in his work: