Friday, November 6, 2009

How to create a large mural




BEFORE

1. Students draw out sketch
2. Students use large paint brushes and tempera paint, then fill in the entire display paper
3. Students outline, shade and add details with oil pastels.
Parents and students alike love this concept and the end results!

AFTER
Frida Kahlo's Still Life

2 comments:

  1. I love your website! These murals are beautiful! I'm an art teacher of 7 years in Houston and just started a blog, please feel free to check it out! www.elementaryartfun.blogspot.com

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  2. Thanks for sharing this lesson, it inspired me to do this lesson. http://artwithmrssmith.blogspot.com/search/label/Frida%20Kahlo
    Thanks again!

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