Saturday, February 20, 2010

More Hearts



I got this project idea from Art Projects for Kids.( (click here) for her version). I used the aluminum sheets (instead of foil) and made the lines "embossed". We also used permanent markers. This is a great lesson to teach primary and secondary colors. I used this for my K-3rd home school art class and taught them about lines, shapes and warm and cool colors. We used Jim Dine as our inspiration artist and I introduced Pop Art style.















We also did the fiber art heart lesson in my two advanced classes and the kids loved it (click here for lesson)


Just wanted to show a couple samples of the ones the kids made. They all turned out really cute! I also used this lesson to introduce Jim Dine to them and we talked about mixed media. It ended up taking about 2-1/2 hours total to complete this project.

3 comments:

  1. Thes hearts are great! And I'd love to teach kids someday. Your blog is so inspiring!

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  2. love the heart atr, we just exhibited our student Heart Art last week, there are photos on my blog.

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  3. LOVE these! I want to go make one now!
    http://2soulsisters.blogspot.com/

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