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December 2009

   
           
         
           
     

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Article:
Art Elements for Middle- and High-Schoolers: Texture (page 17)
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Letter Block Template and samples

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Article:
Learning from Exhibitions: Patrick Dougherty, The Stick Man (page 21)

Visit Patrick Dougherty’s Web site:
www.stickwork.net

To learn more about Patrick Dougherty’s “Feelin’ Good! Feelin’ Good!,” visit the Montgomery Museum of Fine Arts Web site:
www.mmfa.org

http://www.mmfa.org/exhibitions.aspx?id=782

Article:
Clip & Save Art Print: Sir Henry Raeburn, "The Reverend Robert Walker Skating on Duddingston Loch”
(page 25)

Learn more about artist Sir Henry Raeburn, his painting and view more of his work:
www.artcyclopedia.com/artists/raeburn_sir_henry.html

www.nationalgalleries.org (search the collection under “Raeburn”)

www.artst.org/romanticism/sir_henry_raeburn/

www.walterscott.lib.ed.ac.uk/portraits/artists/raeburn.html


View a tutorial on gesture drawing:
www.youtube.com/watch?v=qrGnMar2pAI


To extend this activity, introduce a lesson that focuses on figures in action, such as:

Lesson In Motion
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Acrobatic Snowmen
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Art In Motion
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People In Motion
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Angles In Action
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Short montage of parodied famous artworks:
http://www.teachertube.com/viewVideo.php?video_id=529

Animated video parody of “The Skating Minister”: www.youtube.com/watch?v=iRYMiknA8kk

To view David Kinloch’s poem, “Young Blade,” inspired by the painting, “Reverend Robert Walker Skating on Duddingston Loch,” visit:
www.spl.org.uk/best-poems/018.htm


Article:
Sensational Shacks Inspired by Beverly Buchanan (page 34)

To learn more about artist Beverly Buchanan, visit:
www.beverlybuchanan.com

http://www.georgiaencyclopedia.org/nge/Article.jsp?id=h-1043

http://vrcoll.fa.pitt.edu/UAG/Past-Exhibitions/2005-Sense-of-Place/Buchanan/Buchanan-Main.htm


Article:
The Lion and the Lamb  (page 40)

View Edward Hicks’ “The Peaceable Kingdom,” c. 1834:
http://www.nga.gov/cgi-bin/pinfo?Object=59644+0+none

Visit Crayola’s The Art of Childhood Gallery:
http://www.crayola.com/theartofchildhood/index.cfm



Article:
Alpha Art … the ABCs of ART: E - F - G - H (page 18)
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