Art-making inspired by Stephen May’s Toy Boat.

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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 Stephen May’s painting Toy Boat
  • Liquid Tempera Paint
  • Paint Brushes
  • Water Containers
  • Paper Towel
  • Heavy Paper or Bristol Board
  • (at least 16 x 20)
  • Pencils
  • Erasers
  • Students selected object