ERIC Number: EJ855921
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2009-Sep
Background, Foreground and the Ground in Between: Layers of Depth!
Arts & Activities, v146 n1 p34-35 Sep 2009
This article describes a lesson in picture depth. The lesson involves tracing paper layers, object size and raising the horizon line per page layer. Students learn to look at and scan a photograph or print, break down the picture's qualities, and design elements and principles. Students also gain an increased appreciation for design and artist inspiration.
Descriptors: Studio Art, Design, Art Activities, Elementary School Students, Grade 3, Freehand Drawing
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Elementary Education; Grade 3; Primary Education
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