Art class SUCCESS
Easy self portraits for ages 10 and up
I wanted my art class to delve into portraits…..but did want to deal with forty + children whining about how HARD it was…so – I did something tricky. At the end of one class, I took a picture of each child on my phone. (Like the pretty little artist above.)
Now the fun begins…after having each child “find their face” I instructed them to “cartoon themselves”
They could finish their bodies, color in the features, turn themselves into whatever they want.
Guarantee none of the boys in my class look “quite” this tough….actually a clean cut little boy did this cartoon – awesome.
This one is missing his head ….but I didn’t catch a shot once the head was attached… darn!
I loved the cowboy look for the boy below…
They had so much fun with this project that everyone wanted to do it again the next week – so we did…
Each one was so unique and they were all engrossed in making something special. – Just the attitude I love to see in class!
April 1st starts the A to Z blog challenge – I will be blogging daily here and on my main blog Sylvie Says... everyday in April…. consider that fair warning!