Learn about the seven elements of art through reading and drawing. Each definition is followed by space for students to illustrate the definition. Especially designed for students who prefer hands-on activities to lectures, and summative grades.
page 1 - illustrated cover includes examples of all art elements except color
page 2 - student activity "Illustrate the definition for each art element using the subject of your choice"
-line, shape, form
- color, value, texture, space
Designed for Ohio State Visual Arts Standards for grades 6-7-8
Progress Point D "... use descriptive language when talking and writing about works of art."
6.1. Perceiving/Knowing "Describe. . . art and design elements. . . "
7.6 Producing/Performing "Demonstrate understanding of visual literacy, illustration and graphic communication."
8.2 Responding/Reflecting "Explain and defend their artistic decisions using visual art vocabulary."