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Kandinsky Paintings

Kindergarten students looked at Wassily Kandinsky’s Concentric Circles study.  We discussed the meaning of the word “concentric” and where they might have seen concentric shapes before (ripples in a pond is a popular example!).   74 more words


Day 279: Drawing a Day

Today was our homeschool’s weekly Art Time, and we worked on watercolours and oil pastel resist. Here’s my Fall themed art. Simple but so satisfying…especially with good music and having a little one beside me explore and delight in colors and paints…


Face (The Music) 28

15 x 21 cm

The Queen of rhythm’n blues Etta James, a feeling and oil pastels.

Tietty tunne Etta Jamesin laulamana, öljyväriliiduin maalattuna. 11 more words


autumn art

Remembered doing tree/bark rubbings as a child and felt inspired to do some more recently. I went to a variety of locations nearby including the University Parks, a churchyard, and a local community garden and cafe to find a range of textures to explore. 38 more words