Re: Texture Lesson Plan for High School
I would really like to see these lesson plans! Could you post them to the site? Or, could you send them?
Visual arts at Denison Montessori
--- In email@example.com, "maryjo rosania" <mojoroneno@...> wrote:
> Yes, I do.I have a couple -- the one I can think of right now is a texture
> collage made from magazine cut outs of textures....I have used two themes
> for this - a postage stamp design and a menu cover.
> The postage stamp is the one I used most frequently.
> Students designed the stamp based on the state, country, city of their
> choice -- and it had to use elements that represented the place.
> Then they create a design on an 8x10 " piece of chip board -- students who
> are not as comfortable with their drawing skills can choose images or print
> images and adhere them to the board since the project is based on texture
> and not drawing -- so they have to match the colors and textures in the
> design - and that is what I would grade it on - composition, craftsmanship,
> use of texture. The whole composition is covered, so noone knows that there
> is a picture underneath -- some students choose to draw it though -- and
> they have to collage the words and amount of the stamp on top of
> everything...so they are planning and working in layers.
> The image is completely assembled of small cut out pieces of texture and
> color -- cut with scissors or an exacto knife.
> I have also done a smaller scale of this project with well known works of
> art - postcard size.
> I can send a lesson plan, assignment sheet and assessment when I am at
> school tomorrow.
> Hope this helps, feel free to ask any questions if my description is not
> very detailed.
> Also, I had the students scan the final project into the computer, change
> the size in Photoshop and duplicate the stamp multiple times, as if it was a
> sheet of stamps....once I even printed them on envelopes.
> The stamp sheet always looks cool, because when the image is reduced it
> really comes together.
> On Mon, Sep 22, 2008 at 6:45 PM, smth_mj smth_mj@... wrote:
> > Does any one have a texture lesson plan for high school students?
> MaryJo Rosania