This artist has not chosen to change the composition and position of the figure to create a mood, but rather to alter the colours to more abstract hues of blue and purple. This gives us a sense of something cold, dark and mysterious. The bright yellow eyes draw your attention to the center of the painting. The colour of the eyes may reveal a personality different from the one that may appear on the outside, something not as cold and stern.
by AnnieGrapek, via Flickr. A page in an art journal. This would be an inspiring way to incorporate writing! "What's behind the door?" or "What's in your closet?" Kids could decorate the wall like their bedroom with simple furniture or posters.
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Character: Galilee. She gets this look when she starts a sketch in a mania and totally forgets where she was going with it. It turns into a strange abstract piece that she labels surrealism, though it's really just nonsense. (5)