I guess I never linked the site because the font is a little difficult to read?
They do show some images of the sun in art - however, I would look up
higher quality images to show your students. I remembered the site as
having more images than the do.
The site with the best Inca art is no longer on line. They had some
wonderful gold art shown as well as pottery.
On 4/13/06, Jayna Huffines wrote:
> For those of you who responded to Judy's request for
> South American art resources for my benefit,I've been
> researching and checking out the links, and my goal
> has been to limit the unit to a specific topic for
> each media. I'm teaching the unit to 6th graders, and
> I need each project to last about a week. I'm leaning
> toward sun worship for glue-line printmaking; having
> the students respond to the idea of worshiping the
> sun, reasons why they think the Incas and other
> cultures have worshiped the sun, and to create a
> radial image inspired by weavings, repousse'd gold
> sheet masks, etc from ancient South American cultures
> that depict the sun.