styrofoam is great to put it toguether with masking tape and then cover it
with glue and paper so as to work with a "carta pesta".
Later you can paint it. It is easier because you have the paper on top of
As it is not easy to cut this material for the students (I don't like them
to work with cutters) perheps you can, beforehand, cut different siezes of
styrofoam. Then you can work with cubist portraits based on Picasso's
sculptures. They look great.
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>Subject: [teacherartexchange] Need an idea for Styrofoam!
>Date: Thu, 11 May 2006 19:31:41 EDT
>I need an idea for Styrofoam sculpture for middle schoolers. I inherited
>the Styrofoam packing material from 60 new computer monitors. The pieces
>flat, about 14 in. by 16 in., and about 1/2 inch thick.
>My "wheels are turning"!! I need your help!
>Carolyn in Va. Beach
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