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Paint Battles November 17, 2010

Filed under: projects — alaplante @ 6:26 pm

2nd graders are learning to mix colors, or “battle”, as they are describing it.  After looking at and discussing Kandinsky’s Sea Battle, the students created an abstract drawing using stencils that emphasize movement.  Within the shapes, the students are picking 2 colors to paint towards each other until they mix, battle, and make a third color.  Here are some photos mid-painting.


One Response to “Paint Battles”

  1. […] Today the kindergarteners continued learning about color mixing by creating color battle paintings using tempera paint. (The idea for this lesson came from The Morse Studio Weblog.) […]

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