Saturday, 27 April 2013

Zebras, Perspective and Underwater

Some randoms...

Underwater Fantastic Surrealism

Cuteness defined!

1point perspective- inspired by upper Barrakka Gardens

Moody Monochromes (some are yet ongoing works)

Using a single colour and a lots of other tones in between...

Complmentary Colours

Today we saw how mixing the complimentary colours together, and using different shades and tones of both colours equals into a harmonised painting, yet with a contrast!

Check out the apples and oranges!

Saturday, 20 April 2013

Yippee for Yellow and Purple!!!

The kids drew and painted a bunch of bananas from real life and we also ha a good excuse to learn about the complimentary colour of yellow- purple.

We learned how violet is made (red + blue) and purple (magenta + blue) and also making lilac by adding white to the latter.

The older kids were also introduced to the concept of one-point perspective to produce the stripes on the tablecloth underneath the bananas.

Colour Wheels, Sgraffito and other Randoms! =)

Saturday, 13 April 2013

Complimentary Colours- Blue and Orange, inspired by Bridget Riley

Whilst learning about the contrast blue and orange give, we also learned about the female artist from London, Bridget Riley whose meticulous paintings seem 'on the move' due to their high contrast and perfection: