Watercolour World Gr 8

Watercolour World Gr 8

Using nature as our inspiration, students will learn about the various elements of art, such as colour, line, shape and texture while using watercolours. Various techniques will be introduced and explored relevant to this medium.  Students will investigate out to one of the many beautiful vistas in the Rouge Park for their setting.  Students will be able to frame their art pieces at Hillside and take them home.

Overall Expectations:

The Arts:  Visual Arts 

  • D 1 Creating and Presenting:  apply the creative process to produce a variety of two and three dimensional art works, using elements and principles, and techniques of visual arts to communicate feelings, ideas and understandings

Specific Expectations:

Student painting with watercolours

The Art:  Visual Arts

  • D 1.1 create two and three dimensional works of art that express feelings and ideas from a variety of points of view 
  • D 1.3 use elements of design in art works to communicate ideas,
  • D 1.4 use a variety of materials, tools, and techniques to respond to design challenges  messages, and understandings