Please download my free PowerPoint of Portrait of My Mood to accompany this elementary art lesson. Students will create a picture that represents their mood. It does not have to be a self-portrait but can be an abstract of shapes and colors that represent their mood.
Length: 10 days
Focus: Art can reflect how we are feeling
Students Will Understand:
Art expresses feelings.
Art can be very personal.
Students Will Know:
Artists create artwork that expresses their personal feelings and viewpoints
Students Will be Able to:
Create works of art that are personal expressions of their feelings and viewpoints
Materials: sketch paper, white paper, paint, crayons, markers, colored pencils