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Watercolor too loose

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Bruthrobson_at_TeacherArtExchange
Date: Wed Feb 19 2003 - 06:01:05 PST


I have done a lesson in watercolor that was painted into a wet-on-wet
glue/watercolor mixture.
It worked in two classes but one class I got ambitious and used watercolor
paper instead of poster board.
It looks very muted, hazy and some kids splattered alot.
I had one child yesterday go back an "find" the floral boquet by painting the
background black by using ink.
This worked ok but I really wish there was some way to give it pop,
I thought of cutting it up and making a collage but I think that is risky
also.
Anyone have any ideas out there?
I assume this is going into the ArtsEdNet talk but I can't access it anymore
with my browser, boo hoo.
Brenda

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