Art-making inspired by Molly Lamb Bobak’s Cosmos.

Blooming Artists: Flower (or still life) Painting

Curriculum Connections: Elements of Art and Principles of Design; Explore the expressive qualities of warm colours and cool colours. Development of Imagery; Create images from experiences, ideas and imagination. Visual Awareness; Use observational and memory images of the real world.

Materials Needed

  • Image of Molly Lamb Bobak’s painting Cosmos
  • Block Tempera Paint
  • (Water colour alternative)
  • Watercolour Paint
  • Sponges
  • Leaves
  • Water Containers
  • Paper Towel
  • Plain Paper
  • Watercolour Paper (at least 16 x 20)
  • Pencils
  • Flowers