Add To Favorites
Design colorful cards—for Valentine’s Day or any special occasion. Send heart-y greetings using the contemporary art techniques of pop-artist Jim Dine.
Artist Jim Dine lives in Ohio. Among his popular series of paintings and sculptures are his Hearts. Dine’s series usually contain an appealing interplay of shadow and light between the main object and the background. This effect, combined with Dine's interesting surfaces, make his works a pleasure to see.
Jim Dine was heavily influenced by the Pop-Art movement, which draws its inspiration from everyday objects. His other series include tools, bathrobes, and skulls.
Students create their own Heart series, hold a sheet of construction paper vertically. Fold it into three equal vertical columns. Open the sheet, then fold it into four equal horizontal columns. There will be 12 boxes.
Use Crayola® Scissors to cut three or more hearts from squares of other paper that is the same size as any of the 12 boxes. Make each of the hearts slightly different.
Trace the hearts into the bottom six boxes on the folded paper. Alternate the different hearts.
Use Crayola Oil Pastels to color in each of the hearts. Use a variety of colors.
Cover the art area with recycled newspaper. With a paintbrush, fill in each box with a different combination of Crayola Watercolors. Make sure the watercolors contrast slightly with the hearts for increased visibility. Use a damp paintbrush to blend background colors around the boxes. Air dry flat.
Fold the card. Write a heartfelt message inside with Crayola Erasable Colored Pencils. You’ll delight someone with this colorful greeting card!
Create an original pop-art repetitive portrait based on a study the life and work of Andy Warhol.
Add To Favorites
Picasso’s art career spanned many decades and included a variety of styles and influences. Create a portrait collage ins
This powerful diorama pays tribute to Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebrate his historic civil rights speech on the step
Display the 7 principles of Kwanzaa in a one-of-a-kind accordion window book.
Update an ancient craft with contemporary designs and art materials. These holiday ornaments are light and unbreakable,
Use ordinary wooden clothespins to create original versions of Guatemalan worry dolls. These minipeople hold important p
Get inspired by Vincent Van Gogh’s Starry Night. Create a glittery crayon-resist reproduction of this masterpiece.
Introduce Genre painting with the work of post-Expressionist George Bellows then create a dramatic original painting of