Docent Training

APPLE FOR THE TEACHER

AAYF Projects 2019–20

WELCOME TO ANOTHER YEAR OF WONDERFUL

ART PROJECTS!

 

Art At Your Fingertips is proud to present Elements of Art projects this year! Back to Basics focuses on the seven Elements of Art. We are looking forward to seeing the great works of art our students create.

 

MARITIME ROMANTICISM

STEP-BY-STEP INSTRUCTIONS TO CREATE A SAILING SHIP LIKE THOSE THAT MADE THE GREAT OCEANS PASSABLE FOR EXPLORATION, TRANSPORTATION, AND TRADE.

 

AT HOME SUPPLIES

8 1⁄2” X 11” white drawing paper: 67lb. vellum Bristol or cardstock

2B drawing pencil or regular #2 pencil

Black Prismacolor pencil or any black pencil

Round watercolor brush, large

No. 2 soft bristle brush or any small bristle brush (optional)

Watercolor set (8 colors)

Water container (filled about 1/3 with water)

Paper towels

 

DOWNLOADS

ARTIST INSPIRATION

PROJECT LABEL

VISUAL GUIDE

 

TEACHERS/PARENTS RESOURCES

Lesson Plan – Lesson Plan is not intended for student. This is a guide to assist teacher, docent and/or parent.

Artist Sample – This is a sample of the completed project. It does not need to be printed but can be shown to students.

Video Link – Instructional video.

Distance Learning Tips – Suggestions to help make this experience enjoyable for all.

Elements of Art – Resource sheet with vocabulary used by artists.