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Maine Monochromatic Oceanscape

Nick Patterson, Brooksville Elementary School, Hancock County



  • Visual & Performing Arts -- Visual Arts

2 days

  • 1921-today
  • Arts

This lesson plan will give students an overview of the creatures that live in the Gulf of Maine, real and imagined. Students will be able to describe the creatures they learn about, first learning simple art skills, and then combining these simple skills to make an Oceanscape picture that is complex.

  • Students will create depth using monochromatic color.
  • Students will create creatures using positive space.
  • Students will create depth by using layers.

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