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The eye and the intellect play off one another in surprising and beautiful ways in the art of M.C. Escher. Where the Renaissance masters used shading and perspective to create the illusion of three-dimensional depth on two dimensional surfaces, Escher turned those tricks in on themselves to create puzzles and paradoxes. He manipulated our faculties of perception not simply to please the senses, but to stimulate the mind.
The Life of an American Crayon: great video plus work ethics! **Use to inspire older students to come up with lessons for elementary students using Crayons! (an art supplies they may already have). Students should touch on similar key points as the video.