Students will take photos of flowers in their environment and use them to create a floral drawing with a balanced composition. Students will use an electronic device with the app Adobe Fresco to transform their drawing into a digital watercolor.
Students will understand how their environment influences aesthetic choices.
Students will observe flowers in nature and take digital photos of their favorite flowers.
Students will create an original composition with balance and movement.
Discuss artwork depicting flowers and the ways the environment can influence aesthetic choices.
Demonstrate how to photograph flowers and use the images to create new compositions.
Demonstrate how to create an original composition with balance and movement.
Introduce the Adobe Fresco app.
Teacher Prep Time
Student Studio Time
Supplies and Materials
Artwork depicting flowers
Electronic device (such as iPad)
Adobe Fresco app
Discuss a variety of artwork depicting flowers and consider how the environment can influence aesthetic choices.
Demonstrate how to observe and photograph flowers.
Take several photos of flowers from around the school or other local locations.
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