I was fascinated by painting on wood that I have experienced on the previous body guitar Telecaster “Red Baron” in maple. I painted another body, this time of a Gibson Les Paul in mahogany, with a subject of my own invention titled “Journey”.
I know this is not a lesson to be proposed at school, but who knows if it can serve as a starting point for some creative project such as design and painting a musical instrument … also in the classroom, why not?
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.