Mandala with Color Theory

This activity is suitable for a Color Theory revision. With 6th grade students, we created a mandala-style design, but drawing only a portion of the…

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Mandala -style design: 6 worksheets

From arteascuola.com 12 pdf printable worksheets to create a mandala-style design, but drawing only a portion of the circular decoration, without making a complete circle. Using an incomplete circle, the students can work more freely with decorations, without the geometric precision requested by a perfect circle.  – In the first 6 WORKSHEETS there are only…

The magic of Gustav Klimt

With 9th Grade students, we made drawings inspired by the works of Gustav Klimt, the great Viennese artist who best interprets the style of Art Nouveau in the early twentieth century.Observing the technique of this painter we made some drawings where the realistic details emerge from a carpet of decorations abstract, refined textures with golden…


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Cubist Drawing with video tutorial

You need just a drawing paper, some colored pencils and watercolors to create this still life in the style of CUBISM. Cubism was a revolutionary new approach to representing reality invented in around 1907–08 by artists Pablo Picasso and Georges Braque. They brought different views of subjects (usually objects or figures) together in the same picture,…


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