Tickled Pink Installation
Students studied contemporary art installations, including Chiaroscuro by Sougwen Chung and worked in groups to create large-scale paper sculptures that were professionally lit and suspended from the ceiling at the Tickled Pink fundraiser for breast and ovarian cancer.
Installation Art / Sample Unit Plan for an installation art project
Prototype / Lesson plan for building a prototype for a large-scale paper sculpture.
Visual Music & Watercolor: Kandinsky, Synesthesia and Cymatics
Following an introductory unit on watercolor techniques we studied the relationship between audio and visual senses and responses. Students created their own beats using Musicshake, which they then translated into watercolor paintings.
Visual Music & Watercolor / EdTPA Unit Plan
MS. CRONE’S WATERCOLOR TIME-LAPSE
A study of Japanese paper-cutting.
READING ASSIGNMENT: The History of Paper Cutting
INSPIRATION: Paper Sculpture
Self-Directed Watercolor/Mixed Media Projects
Students researched topics of interest for inspiration and used watercolor and mixed media to create work that reflected an aspect of their topic and demonstrated an understanding of materials.