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fun chalk pastel art project
Chalk Pastel Landscapes | Dali's Moustache
Chalk Pastel Landscapes - draw the lines with black oil pastel on black paper - use chalk pastels for cool and warm colours. Change from pattern landscape
Abstract landscapes. Good cool/warm colors lesson.
Winter landscapes with chalk pastels, before you could read the Cremation of Sam McGee and tie into a unit on Northern Canada
Chalk Resist Sun Flowers
Oil pastel or chalk pastel on black paper
Stencil silhouettes and chalk pastel Archimbaldo- symphony, flying dutchman
Each child created an oil pastel piece and then they were hung as a group, lovely.
3rd - 5th grade. Glue outline with chalk pastel colors. Love the sunflowers but you could try other subjects. Sea creatures?
Black paper chalk pastel background with water colour butterflies attached
ADULT & CHILD ACTIVITY & EXHIBITION - Mother's Day/Fathers Day - Pink and Green Mama: Invitation to Create: Oil Pastel with Black Paint ...
MacKenzie Childs (glue and chalk pastel) Folk art- would be great for mother's day
Rothko lesson using chalk pastels on black paper
What makes this work, besides the tight color relationship in the blues, is the outlining of the multiple layers. This could be a handsome project for very young children if you control the palette when they create the papers.
I do like the look of this... less work than that whole black glue business --- Black construction paper + elmer's glue + chalk pastel.