This is a fun, easy and effective way to teach children how to create artwork in the style of master artist Vincent Van Gogh. The templates make it simple for all ages to get started, while the open ended instructions allow for freedom to stay unique. Adaptable for K-6.
Students will be introduced to the work of Vincent Van Gogh as they create works of art based on his famous sunflower paintings. The life and times of the artist will also be discussed.
Students will discuss what they see, as they learn how Van Gogh created his artwork. Did he use paint? What kind of paint? What was the world like during his lifetime?
Techniques will be shared as students further discover how Van Gogh created his paintings.
Each student will then have the opportunity to create his or her own sunflowers in a vase painting in the style Vincent Van Gogh.
A crossword puzzle, word search puzzle, artist bio and black-line illustration of a master work are included.