Project Description

Painting is usually considered a flat affair, but not anymore! Here we will learn to use mediums and found materials with paint create unique, textured works of Art. Experience painting like you never have before by exploring paint in the third dimension.

Final Product

Each student will have a diagram of their making showing various colors they mixed and a finished 3D painting on canvas or wood from 4 x 4 inches to 8 x 10 inches.

Learning Outcomes

  •  Students will connect with paint and color in a way not usually explored with traditional painting.
  • Students will learn about color mixing, optical mixing, composition, and the idea of exploring a painting’s meaning by looking at it from different angles and perspectives.
  • Students will engage their imaginations to find new and fun ways to explore shading, perspective, and abstract art making while creating unique thick or textured painting of their own.

Suggested Grades

  • Appropriate for all grade levels.

Pricing Breakdown

  • 4 visits at 45 minutes each
  • Prep hours: 3 hours per classroom
  • Materials: $4 per student
  • Travel from Eugene