This week we set up three tables of objects to draw. We talked about
- looking carefully at the objects
- selecting the bits we want to draw
- drawing the object from ‘my’ point of view
- how to paint a gradient
- mixing the colour we want
This picture at the bottom is great especially as the student is only 4 or 5, hasn’t started year one of school yet!
The second day of teaching Japanese themed day art camp (primary kids age 4-11)
This time we covered…
Interpreting parts of the folk tale Urashima Tarou
about a palace under the sea.
Yayoi Kusama inspired sticker collage
Japanese cherry blossom pictures
Today I taught art all day Easter holiday art camp for kids aged 4-11. As you can see we designed kimono, made fluffy sushi, and tried Japanese calligraphy. Also not pictured, origami, temples and mixed media retelling of the Japanese folk tale about a fisherman and a turtle, Urashima Tarou.