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Warm vs. Cool Colors

As part of our color theory unit we learned what the warm and cool colors are and how to use them. I started the class by asking kids to name me all 6 colors from the color wheel, grouping them into warm and cool. 204 more words

Art

Kandinsky Trees

With my third graders, we had been talking about warm and cool colors, and I wanted to incorporate them into an abstract art project.

Remember my Kandinsky mural art project? 256 more words

Teaching

Cool and Warm

I used some of the same colors that I used yesterday: terra rosa, transparent red and yellow iron oxides. lemon yellow and cadmium red light. 132 more words

Personal Stories

Typography Modular

When thinking of a pair of antonyms to describe via contextual clues and color symbolism, many different pairs came to mind. Celerity and sluggish, luminous and darkness, I could go on with all the word combinations I thought about. 216 more words

Design

1st Grade: Warm & Cool Collages

For the past few years, I’ve taught a “warm place” and “cool place” collage lesson as a warm up (ha!) to an expressive self-portrait lesson. I use it as a pre-assessment to gage student’s cutting and gluing skills.  207 more words

Collage