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Natural textures with colored pencils

When we ask students to depict the water in a drawing, the majority draws a blue solid color; in the same way the wood is drew as a brown solid color, and the grass is an area of … [...]

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Natural textures with colored pencils…

When we ask students to depict the water in a drawing, the majority draws a blue … [...]

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Citrus fruits in complementary colors…

In order to experience the variety of complementary colors we thought to the … [...]

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Museum in perspective…

Would you like to visit our museum with paintings, photographs and sculptures? … [...]

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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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Color theory: worksheets and video tutorial…

You can find the color wheel and some aspects of color theory in two worksheets … [...]

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Art Bloggers at Affordable Art Fair in Milan…

The photographer Elena Datrino offered me a unique opportunity: to participate … [...]

Drawing

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Jean Dubuffet … with closed eyes!…

Have you ever tried to draw with your eyes closed? The pencil moves on the sheet … [...]

Painting

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Silhouette on tonal gradations…

A simple exercise that has always a great success, is the painting of a … [...]

Art Techniques

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Contemporary Mona Lisa…

After an exciting lesson on Leonardo da Vinci we tried, like many other artists … [...]

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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New section: A post for you!…

Little square paintings, grade 5°, Sabrina Ubaldi, Trento Italy Every day I … [...]

Teaching

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Arte a Scuola won! It’s the best Art Ed Blog…

Arte a Scuola won the 4th Annual Art Ed Blog of the year Contest!  This morning … [...]

Drawing

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Drawing inspired by Futurism: moving subjects…

The Futurists, in the earliest Twentieth century, considered the dynamism and … [...]

Painting

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Sun and Moon in warm and cool colors…

I thought of a imagine to match the feelings of "temperature" given from warm … [...]

Art Techniques

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A “tunnel” in tonal gradation…

We continue the exercises to learn how to create the perfect tonal gradations! … [...]

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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2014 Art Ed Blog of the Year: Vote Now!…

Also this year arteascuola.com was selected among the best of Art Blog, from the … [...]

Teaching

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How to clean up…

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