Tag: CC great artists

  • Cycle 2 Week 14- Botanical Drawings

    Cycle 2 Week 14- Botanical Drawings

    I love this project.  It combines drawing with science and math.  It teaches students to carefully study what they see.  It allows us to emphasize size and proportion in drawing.  Kids will always love to doodle and draw imaginative ideas, and teaching traditional drawing techniques in no way inhibits this.  In fact, teaching realistic drawing will…

  • Cycle 2 Week 13- Rembrandt’s Portraits

    Cycle 2 Week 13- Rembrandt’s Portraits

    Oh, the good, the bad, and the ugly.  Portrait drawing can be the most nerve-wracking art assignment.  The features always look a bit wonky, it never looks like the person you are trying to draw, and it can be embarrassing to have to show it off to other kids in class.  Though portrait drawing is…