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Lesson Plans

Re: watercolor

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Sun, 25 Apr 1999 23:38:14 EDT

In a message dated 4/24/99 5:13:14 PM Eastern Daylight Time, writes:

<< Try this one. Student create a quick, wet on wet background...any sky
>they like, such as stormy, cloudy, lots of rainbows with some girls!

I just remembered that I love this idea ... watercolor background (could
be scenery, like a desert bluff or a lake with grassy banks, whatever)...
then dry. >>

This is nice, when you have a large class (like I do) with a large span of
skills. Even the most hesitant, unsophisticated watercolor washes can turn
into beautiful skies or sunsets.
And the mixed media is always fun for kids, at least I have found.
mp in NY