On 4/19/07, Terri wrote:
> Hi everyone, my 8th Graders and special ed have just studied Chuck close and
> they were doing the gridding system for their portraits. They are painting
> them using warm and cool as an underpainting in watercolor and now are using
> tempera to put a layer over it with tints and shades. I am stuck with what I
> want them to do for their backgrounds. Any original suggestions?
> I was thinking just to have them paint it black, to have the portraits stand
> out but it seems a little boring.