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We explored color mixing with Elmer the Elephant in this week’s Art Adventure!
We shared the story of Elmer and his wonderful rainbow checkered pattern! It was all about color mixing with our primary colors this week as we collaged and overlapped pinks, blues and yellows to create new colors on our Elmer! Art Adventurer’s “drove the car” in drawing contour lines around Elmer with a marker, then continued to collage with both “see-through” (transparent) & non see through shapes
We explored new tools and painting techniques in THIS WEEK’S #ARTADVENTURES .
Our 2- 8 year old adventurers mixed sand with paint and used palette knives to make an
A technique used in painting, where paint is laid on an area of the surface in very thick layers.
Palette knives help to achieve this goal, allowing strokes to be visible. We also used scrapers and forks to create different curvy, straight and angle lines from our line & shape families.