Faculty: Tricia Marrs
Duration/ Sessions: 3 weeks/ Session 1 and 2
Period: D or E
"Painting with Picasso and Friends" is a class where students will learn about the style and techniques of important international artists while painting and drawing in the manner of these famous artists from around the world. Each day students will create a piece of art in the style of a different artist. ""Who is Claude Monet?" Students will learn about the personal history of the artists and what inspired them to create in their unique style. Students will be using water color, tempera paint, oil pastels, chalk, acrylic, colored sand and collage materials to create art work in the style of Picasso, Monet, Van Gogh, Matisse, Rousseau, Calder, O'Keeffe, Jim Dine, George Rodrigue, Franz Marc, Jasper Johns, Brian Wildsmith, Andy Warhol, Robert Indiana, Japanese brush painting, and Native American sand painting. Students are asked to bring a backpack every day to Painting with Picasso and Friends art class.