Wassily Wassilyevich Kandinsky (4 December (16 December by the Gregorian calendar) 1866 – 13 December 1944) was a Russian painter and art theorist. He is credited with painting one of the first recognised purely abstract works.
We will create an artwork after Kandinsky's painting.
A grid is a pattern of regularlyspacedhorizontalandverticallinesformingsquares on a map, an opticaldevice, etc., used as a referenceforlocatingpoints. Exercise 1: You will copy the turtle on the given grid. Make sure that the lines fit in the corresponding square (A1, D3, etc.) You will get an exact copy of the original drawing!
Exercise 2: In this exercise the grid will change the butterfly's shape, making it thinner and wider.
Monoprinting is a form of printmaking. The characteristic of this method is that no two prints are alike, unlike most
printmaking, where there are multiple originals.
1. Each student will draw a picture on an acetate with tempera.
2. Press the acetate onto the paper. The paint will be transfered to the white paper. I recommend you not to wait till the colors are dry.