Second grade snowman portraits
exploring three points of view.
Front facing / head-on
Profile / side
3/4 / to the corner
I used two Van Gogh paintings to introduce the concepts and had three students stand in front of the class in the different positions so we could examine the differences.
|Portrait of a Postman Joseph Roulin, 1888|
Day 1 (45 minutes):
introduction, drawing with pencil, tracing with sharpie
Day 2 (45 minutes):
colored in the snowman details, painted the sky a la Starry Night with tempera cakes