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Parallel lines to build a city

With a game of parallel lines we built our cities at night, with tall buildings that stand out on a starry sky. A simple exercise for the 6th grade classes, with which we have … [...]

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Landscapes of lines…

A landscape composed only of lines: curves, straight, oblique, wavy or twisted … [...]

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Haiku in colors…

The Japanese Haiku is a short poem of only three verses that contains a fixed … [...]

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Parallel lines to build a city…

With a game of parallel lines we built our cities at night, with tall buildings … [...]

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Flowers in bowl……

The inside of the bowls is an excuse to draw sketches of flowers that glide like … [...]

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Symmetrical Monsters…

After the lesson on bilateral symmetry, we created these symmetrical monsters. … [...]

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Pattern with radial drawings…

In Architecture and Design, a Pattern is a decorative design, as for wallpapers, … [...]

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How to clean up…

How to clean up the working tools after use? We know that, especially when we … [...]

Drawing

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Drawing a female face…

With 8th grade students, we have created a pencil drawing of a woman's face, … [...]

Painting

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Desert landscapes in tonal gradations…

Mysterious dunes enlightened by the moon, or lonely mountains in a hot desert? … [...]

Art Techniques

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Three spheres, three shadings, a pattern…

  In this exercise, we experience different ways to create a shadow as we had … [...]

Clay

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Mishima Technique: experiments in black and red…

I can not explain how much I am fascinated by this oriental technique of … [...]

Paper & Cardboard

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Participation in the opera “Aida”…

Opera Domani is a project for the opera productions, introduced by educational … [...]

Art &Technology

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Photography: “home life”…

After referring about the advent of photography and its influence on … [...]

Teaching

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Art Ed Blog of the Year 2013: 9th Place!…

Arte a Scuola is officially one of the top 10 Art Ed Blogs of the Year! After … [...]

Drawing

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Curls, springs, or ribbons twisted?…

Another exercise on value realized in the 7th grade classes was this drawing of … [...]

Painting

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The magical worlds of Paul Klee…

Copying freehand an artwork of Paul Klee is a joyful experience, detached from … [...]

Art Techniques

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Prints with styrofoam inspired by Miro…

The designs, typically linear of Juan Miro, inspired us to realize our prints … [...]

Clay

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Small pots in blue…

I miss the clay, I have little time and little space to work with it. The clay … [...]

Paper & Cardboard

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Perspective in space!…

By analyzing the various ways of representing space, we arrived to the study of … [...]

Art & Technology

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Editing a photo in Andy Warhol’s style…

As we have seen in previous posts dedicated to the program GIMP 2, there are … [...]

Teaching

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Is the Art classroom too noisy?…

I have always some trouble in the management of noise in the Art classroom also … [...]