Tree of life from coils?
by Elaine Carstairs Beautiful. I suspect the children would have a blast creating this, and then tracing it. This could be a multi-layered, multi-step shadow art project. What WOULD the end result look like?
download outlining the principles of design
download featuring the elements of art
Interactive idea! Have kids make their own tinfoil portraits/sculptures. Great after a tour of bronzes!
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This would be a great lesson for middle school.... die cut letter on chip board, draw on it with glue and wrap in aluminum foil to show the texture/design!
DIY Fabulous Newspaper Tree klimt tree
each student paints a popsicle stick and they are arranged to make a bigger piece of art. Great school unity project!
Simple Origami Santa Claus - Papai Noel de Origami
Painted Tooling Foil Birds, United lesson #116
to make the heart is simple. you need wire, aluminum foil,paper mache paste& toilet paper or paperclay , masking tape. Wire heart is made of aluminum (2 mm diameter). first bend wire any shape , for example, a spiral. One end of the wire bend a heart. second Bent end of the wire will then be covered with several layers of aluminum foil and form a heart (see Figure 3-4). third Wire is wrapped with masking tape and cover the whole form with paperclay, smooth and paint.
henry moore 8th grade
by Refrigerator-good, via Flickr
For the home, make plaster letters using cardboard. I wonder if I could make a picture frame/other wall hangings/decor using this method...
Ben Barrett-Forrest-the history of typography video, @ 5 minutes-perfect intro to any lesson using and manipulating fonts!
Menu for 3-D center on tinfoil sculpture-would be a good in between for 6th grade
A Sculpture with Gauze Bandage
foam board mobile
easy "calder" mobile made from wire and tissue paper
painted foam board sculpture MobileMe Gallery - Colleen Reilly 03
rolled paper collage- group project for those early finishers
water bottle, tin foil, tissue paper Chihuly
Keith Haring inspired lesson-our next artist of the month!!!