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

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.