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RE: Negative Space Experience


From: Jeanne Voltura (jvoltura_at_TeacherArtExchange)
Date: Tue Aug 26 2003 - 15:00:33 PDT

that is a great idea! it would be a good way of starting out the concept of
positive/negative...and then you could go on and do more complex
  -----Original Message-----
  From: jane mary []
  Sent: Monday, August 25, 2003 4:53 PM
  To: ArtsEdNet Talk
  Subject: Re: Negative Space Experience

  I had this rather off the wall ( actually it is on the wall) thought to

  Tape a piece of large roll paper to the wall. Have a student pose in front
of the paper. Have another student paint or draw on the space around the
figure, the negative space!


>From: Betty Bowen
>Reply-To: "ArtsEdNet Talk"
>To: "ArtsEdNet Talk"
>Subject: Negative Space Experience
>Date: Mon, 25 Aug 2003 15:33:38 -0500
> > I have a headache. This batch of students, or at least 80% of them,
just do
> > not GET the concept of negative space. I need to come up with
> > totally different, take it from a different direction, maybe not even
> > involving drawing tomorrow. Any ideas welcome.


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