Students are creating Landscapes with a Pattern design. Once the students draw their landscape, making certain they clearly have a foreground, middle ground and background, they fill the shapes they have created with a variety of patterns. The final stop in the lesson is to add color to those patterns.Students need to bring in moist leaves in a zipped plastic bag for a future printmaking lesso
Students are creating "Dots" in celebration of International Dot Day. Studnets are adding lines, shapes, patterns and colors to coffee filters (which act as the dot). Their "Dots" will be hung outside the office to celebrate all that National Dot Day represents.
Check the International Dot Day website for more information.
You can find directions to bind a book with a 3 hole pamphlet stitch here: http://www.booklyn.org/education/ispamphlet.pdf
You can view videos for a demonstration here:
For step by step directions with color go here: http://abookfull.tumblr.com/post/23683128084/3holepamphlet