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No Paintbrush Paintings

Lesson Plan

Description

Students will experiment with a variety of unusual painting tools. Students will observe still-life objects as they paint in an impressionistic style.

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Lesson Objectives

Students will experiment with different objects to use for painting.

Students will explore the work of Impressionist artists.

Students will choose still-life objects to observe and paint using the alternative painting tools.

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Teaching Strategies

  • Facilitate a discussion on Impressionism.
  • Guide students to explore different objects to apply paint in an Impressionistic style.
  • Demonstrate how to observe a still-life set-up and
  • Demonstrate how to use the alternative tools to paint it.

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National Standards


Create

Explore and invent art-making techniques and approaches.

VA:Cr2.1.4a

Identify and demonstrate diverse methods of artistic investigation to choose an approach for beginning a work of art.

VA:Cr1.2.5a

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Time Requirements

Teacher Prep Time

20 minutes

Demonstration Time

20 minutes

Student Studio Time

1 hour

Supplies and Materials

  • Paper (12x18)
  • Tempera or acrylic paint
  • Crayons, oil pastels, or chalk pastels
  • Objects like sticks, leaves, sponges, Q-tips, mesh...
  • Still-life objects or access to plants/flowers

National Standards


Create

Explore and invent art-making techniques and approaches.

VA:Cr2.1.4a

Identify and demonstrate diverse methods of artistic investigation to choose an approach for beginning a work of art.

VA:Cr1.2.5a

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Steps

Experiment with Mark Making

Experiment with different objects to make painted marks on a paper.

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Instructional Materials

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Characteristics of Impressionism

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Summative

Paint Palette Critique

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