Distance Learning

Creating a Graphic Tree Illustration

Friday, March 25, 2011

Creating a Graphic Tree Illustration featuring the artist Käthe Kollwitz.

This project will allow students to learn how to create subtractive drawings that allude to volume, value change and texture on a 2-D surface. Learning about the art of Käthe Kollwitz (1867–1945), an important woman Expressionist artist, students will use scratchboard media to create a black and white visual art piece that resembles a Kollwitz graphic illustration.

High School Students 9:30 – 10:15 am

Lesson plan [pdf]

To register for the session please contact Joyce Dehn joyce.dehn.@browardschools.com. For more information about Distance Learning programming, call 954. 921. 3274, ext. 223.

Funding Acknowledgements

Distance Learning is funded in part by a grant from the A.D. Henderson Foundation and Target.

Funding Logos: State of Florida, Broward County, City of Hollywood

Gallery exhibitions and artist talks are funded in part by Michael and Lou Anne Colodny, and Marianne Ferro. The Art and Culture Center of Hollywood is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization supported in part by its members, admissions, private entities, the City of Hollywood, the Broward County Board of County Commissioners as recommended by the Broward Cultural Council; the State of Florida, Department of State, Division of Cultural Affairs, the Florida Council on Arts and Culture; and the Kresge Foundation. We welcome donations from all members of the community who wish to support our work.