Welcome Sunshine! Let's brighten up our palettes! Here's a beautiful lesson that is content rich! This lesson covers creative drawing, color schemes, color mixing, tints and shades (value), color contrast, variety, overlapping, painting skills and 6 decorative and playful paint techniques. These cheerful paintings often are kept by parents and framed as keepsakes when done. These colorful and unique paintings also look fantastic displayed around the school, Administration office or in your Spring Art show!
This 31 page product includes:
-a thorough step-by-step, illustrated lesson plan with project examples
-Directions for a demo that teaches students 6 fun decorative paint techniques to try with printable charts.
-Directions for my "Guided Self-Assessment Method" that I use at the end of the lesson to "pull" the paintings together visually while reinforcing the Art Elements and Principles with each student.
-"I Can" statements for the lesson with a written self-evaluation sheet for students.
-A printable grading rubric
-a chart to assist you in making an enriching PowerPoint presentation about "Flower Still life as Painting Subject Matter from 1600-1935" with names of art works to use.
-A color contrast printable for you to give to students
-A two page color scheme printable to give to students
AND a BONUS Art Criticism Critique Game that i made up called SmARTique with printable cards that cover all of the Art Elements and Principles as they relate to this painting project as a fun closure activity!
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