I loveRothko,I try toteachwho he is andwhat he has done.The easiest wayis to copyhis works of art,his colour’s fieldsand compositions. Withsoft pastels start creatingfieldsof colouronwhite, blackor colored cardboards. The colourcan beblended withyour fingers,or witha brushdipped in baby oil. We shouldtry not tomix thecolor fields, rather to colorwithin therectangles. Thecompleted drawingis fixed withfixative spray orhairspray.
I’m Miriam Paternoster, an Italian art teacher in a Middle School of North Italy. This blog is a place to share and explore lessons, educational systems and techniques, with other art teachers and classrooms around the world.