You can really tell when a student feels free to create, it shows in every mark. They are able to capture their thoughts and represent them immediately. As I look at these pieces I find myself mesmerized. Notice the symmetry in the above piece? Was that intentional or planned? This is a first grader. What world is this I ask? I love thinking about it, what a gift. Art is so giving; one person creates, the viewer receives.
Central Idea: Artists are often inspired by nature.
- Layering watercolor
- Crayon resist