"This is a collaboration piece. I pre-cut I collected all the buildings and created a childlike background. The background was done on two pieces of pastel paper and colored on top of with oil pastel. I cut and colored trees and shrubs.
Sky detail from “Summer Storm” Contemporary Abstract Landscape Artist Melissa McKinnon features BIG COLOURFUL PAINTINGS of Aspen Birch Trees, Rocky Mountains and stunning views of the Canadian prairies, big skies and ocean beaches.
a different watercolor technique on each section of landscape (cut from watercolor paper). The sky was done with salt sprinkled over a wash. Some other techniques we used were sponging wet on wet, alcohol drops, splattering and stamping wet on dry.
By Olive and Love, a great print making tutorial that she did with 33 second graders for an auction piece that benefitted their school. Really cool project! THEME: buildings, landscapes and activities, that are associated with our town
Wheelbarrow of Garden Wealth: Fifth graders painted this wheelbarrow with a garden theme and filled it with everything you need for your garden. Materials and garden gear provided by classroom families