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Students use creative tools in the Seesaw app or website to complete classroom activities like "Chalk Pastel Techniques"

Mrs. Kaysen

Student Instructions

Chalk Pastel Techniques

Chalk Pastel Techniques Try these techniques in your sketchbook to familiarize yourself with chalk pastels! Step #1: Cut a page (or two)of black construction paper to fit your sketchbook. The black paper should completely cover the white page. Step #2: Glue the pages into your sketchbook. Step #3: Follow the link to watch the video to introduce different pastel techniques. **Pro-tip: Grid out your black paper and label your sections with the techniques as shown at the beginning of the video. Step #4: Play! Experiment with the chalk pastels. Here are some ideas to try: - Try using pastels on different colors of paper (black, white, colored) - Try blending the pastels into a continuous gradient/rainbow - Layer the pastels to create different colors - Create an abstract artwork with pastels Step #5: When you are done, add a photo of your work. Step #6: Use the drawing tool to circle your favorite technique.

11th Grade, 10th Grade, 9th Grade, Art
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