Surreal Still life - lesson idea
Greetings Art Educators,
I was just leafing through my new Smithsonian
Magazine... Great article on Dali.
I saw this "new to me" work called "Still Life - Fast
You can order a high quality print of this image.
Here is info on the work:
Here is the lesson idea.... Students can create their
own kind of surreal still life from magazine collage -
then render the collage as realistically as they can -
adding in shadows/highlights to enhance - using pencil
- or colored pencils (or whatever medium they choose).
More Dali Still life to locate:
Still Life by the Light of the Moon
Some early Dali still life:
Enter Dali still life in Google images for more.
Larry Prescott recently finished a Surreal collage
lesson for landscapes:
I like a lot of the details as compositions. I think
it would be great to see some of his students try some
renderings of these....
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