The Morse Art Studio's Weblog

Just another WordPress.com weblog

Rose Windows November 4, 2008

Filed under: projects — alaplante @ 4:06 am
Tags:

The fifth graders just finished a long-term project on Gothic rose windows. Using radial symmetry, they created circular compositions and an unusual combination of aluminum foil and tissue paper to create these designs. The students looked at the use of stained glass in European cathedrals as well as other religions’ places of worship.

Some pictures of the finished windows:

Advertisements
 

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s