Eco Art

Students gain an appreciation for the complexities and beauty of nature through a variety of art activities. Programs can either focus on Watercolour Painting, Art Inspired by Norval Morrisseau, or on the works of Andy Goldsworthy.  You may select one or two of these three art lessons for your visit.



Art Inspired by NORVAL MORRISSEAUMorrisseau inspired art

Learning Goals:

I can recognize that artwork is an expression of self and explores feelings, ideas and issues and conveys a point of view
I can understand that Norval Morrisseau’s art was a reflection of his culture’s beliefs and traditions

 

 

goldsworthyGOLDSWORTHY:

Learning Goals:

I can demonstrate an appreciation of the artistic process of Andy Goldsworthy
I can create art in the style of Andy Goldsworthy
I can use the natural world to inspire my art
I can identify and use elements of design in my artwork and critiques
I can use this activity to help me understand how my choices impact world

Success Criteria:

I created a piece of art in the style of Andy Goldsworthy
I critiqued my work and that of my peers using elements of design and my own ideas
I explained how my art does not negatively impact the world

WATERCOLOURS:

Learning Goals:
I can use the natural world to inspire my watercolour art
I can identify and use elements of design in my artwork

Success Criteria:
I created a watercolour piece
I critiqued my work and that of my peers using elements of design and my own ideas