Art for Kids, The Hague

Drawing, painting and 3D art work

NeoPopRealism project

This week our lesson is inspired by NeoPopRealist artist Nadia Russ. First we practiced drawing different kinds of lines as a warm up exercise. They then drew a variety of patterns using the different kinds of … Continue reading

November 12, 2014 · 1 Comment

Papier Mache

Assessment was based on the following; 1. The sculpture must stand on it’s own. 2. The sculpture is representative of the child’s sketch 3. No cracks or holes in the … Continue reading

August 22, 2014 · Leave a comment

Drawing basic shapes using charcoal

1.  Everyone practiced their drawing skills by drawing basic shapes using charcoal. The children drew basic shapes creating a composition as they overlapped the shapes. Vocabulary development: overlapping, rhythm, size, balance … Continue reading

June 8, 2014

Quilling

Students worked on a project called Eye Popping Paper Curls.  Students used quilling techniques to complete their compositions. US National Standards for Visual Arts Education Content Standard #1 — Understanding … Continue reading

March 15, 2014 · Leave a comment

Working from still-life

October 19, 2013 · Leave a comment

Life size figures

This week we made life size figures in action by tracing their silhouette, and then dividing up the positive space with a variety of organic shapes. They began to bring … Continue reading

October 9, 2013 · Leave a comment