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Character inspired by Dubuffet

Thanks to the idea of my colleague Luigi Santibacci, we created these imaginative characters inspired by Jean Dubuffet with 6th Grade students. We observed his … Read more

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 … Read more

Find texture around you

After understanding what a texture is, we considered how artists use the representation of surfaces to visually show the tactile sensation of an object. I … Read more

Enhance the background

We have often dealt with the drawing of a FACE and its PROPORTIONS, working on the colors and shades of hair, eyes, and mouth. We … Read more

Drawing Textured Circles

The experience of life drawing is very important for young students, they learn to observe very carefully any detail of the subject. Copying a texture … Read more

Cute or Scary monster?

This activity is inspired by this nice video “How to draw a Scary Cute monster (Folding Surprise)”  ( For those of you who don’t know I … Read more

A suit for Ghali

Ghali is a young Italian rapper loved by my students. He usually wears colorful jackets, shirts and suits. We created a collection of suits for … Read more

Symmetrical Robot

After the capitals and the insects we created the symmetrical  robots, drawing the strangest and most immaginative robots. To realize this drawing we first drew … Read more