Artist Trading Cards
Exploring Mixed-Media Art
- How do we judge art?
- How do creative choices communicate personality?
Emphasized Standards (refer to assessment sheets for details)
1. Creating 3. Self Expression 6. Critique
You will be using a variety of materials to create a series of three small works of art
You may choose your theme.
Choices of themes include: Symmetry, Seasons, Curiosity, Language
You may draw, paint, collage, or use a mixture of the three.
You will choose your own colour palette.
There are three class days to finish your cards only.
Idea Development (In Sketchbook)
In your sketchbook, please do a full page of sketches and ideas
Please read the essential questions and reflect on them. We will answer them at the end of this unit.
You are going to create three Artist Trading Cards of your chosen theme.
Please make them original, interesting, neat and bold.
You will be trading one of these with another school for an art show.
The remaining two will be shown at the December ISM Art Show
Find a way to incorporate your own likes, talents, interests, and favourite doodles.
Do my cards share a common theme and palette?
Will my cards hold the interest of my audience?
Have I used refined craftsmanship?
Have I shown originality and self expression?