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Alex Newman-Adam

Art Exploration: Doodle Van Gogh

Grades: 7th Grade, 6th Grade, 5th Grade
Subjects: Digital Citizenship, Art

Student Instructions

Explore the work of Dutch Post-Impressionist painter Vincent Willem van Gogh (1853-1890). One of the most famous artists of Western art, Van Gogh created thousands of pieces of art and hundreds of oil paintings, in his short 37 years of life. His more famous paintings include Starry Night and Sunflowers, among numerous self-portraits. 1. Tap link to visit the interactive Doodle Van Gogh activity. 2. Select an artwork and explore through adding your own colour and design. 3. Take a screenshot of your final artwork and upload to cameraroll 4. Add file 5. Tap check 6. Tap caption to write about Van Gogh's art, and your digital art experience. 7. Tap check to submit.

Teacher Notes (not visible to students)

Extend this activity with peer critiques of artworks.