I am an artist and I teach art to kids and homeschoolers. These are some of my art lesson plans. Feel free to print some lessons for yourself or your students. I only ask that you would be so kind as to use the Paypal link to help keep this blog going.
PRE CLASS:Students present any work done during last
week for review.
INSTRUCTION AND DEMONSTRATION: Demonstrating the "Grouped Mass Composition” where
several masse of varying form values and color grouped together in one pleasing
WARM UPS: cylinders
with shading. S
shaped lines, triangles cross intersecting and shaded in different values. Using
only circles draw an animal.
QUICK SKETCH CHALLENGE:We will draw an item in 5 minutes
CLASS PROJECTS: Drawing for self-discovery. Using magazine pictures to
compose a picture using the “Grouped Mass Composition”
LONG TERM PROJECT:on this page write “The guards tried to
block me but I knocked them over and ran in to the temple.” Draw a picture of
your avatar knocking down guards with weapons.
Next page write. “I saw my enemy standing in front of a statue of
a king. He had my heirloom in his hand.” Draw a picture of your enemy standing in front
of a statue of a king holding the heirloom.
Next page write. “A bowl of fire came out of the floor and a voice
said ‘make a gift to the king and become the next king.’ I knew he was going to
throw my (name your heirloom) in the fire.” Draw a picture of your enemy
holding the heirloom over or above in the bowl of fire.