March-April 2006


Student looked at examples of portraits throughout history and discussed styles and techniques. They learned about the lay-out of the human face and the symmetry involved. They compared the visions of two great artist- Leonardo daVinci and Andy Warhol. Hands on projects included: oil pastel self portraits, Warhol inspired pop art Mona Lisa collages and "print" making portraits.

Andy Warhol meets the Mona Lisa. 5th grade student work using paper collage and overlays.

Artist in the spotlight- Leonardo daVinci and Andy Warhol