Thursday, April 1, 2010

Pulled Paint Castles

Sixth graders created these pulled paint castles using acrylics and mat board. They then went back with permanent markers and pens to add details. Enjoy!!




7 comments:

  1. These are great! Did the students use the mat board instead of a brush to apply the paint?

    Thanks,

    Kate Eshelman
    k-6 art
    Big Rapids, MI

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  2. Yes students pulled the paint staggering the heights and we then went back in with black marker to add details. Students loved these!

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  3. Wow! These are super pretty!!

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  4. Hi Shannon, could you explain this technique in more detail? I am not an art teacher, but I have to come up with the ideas for my daughter's class art assignment and this looks beautiful..email is megbowen1@mac.com..

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  5. Would love more details also, my 3 girls love art and I love to provide them with the opportunities to be creative. Caddyh301@aol.com

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  6. I am also interested in more detail about the technique you used for this project. Would you mind sharing? tbscott@gaston.k12.nc.us

    Thanks!

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  7. These are amazing! I'm starting a medieval art camp in two weeks and would love to try this. Could you please share the details in how to do the project, thank you. Jessica pecjvc@comcast.net

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