- Create an abstract picture by using warm and cool colors
- Use your fingers to blend the colors together
- Create texture by manipulating the plastic wrap
- Give a title to your work
We looked at pictures of the artist Mark Rothko.
We discussed how he often named his pictures after the colors he used.
We examined his use of color and how he created his "color field" paintings.
Mark Rothko: Red,Orange,Tan and Purple
We used our fingers to blend the different colors.
We observed how colors appeared and disappeared.
We purposely moved our fingers to isolate certain colors.
Yellow, purple, blue and pink.
Orange and yellow.
Pink, yellow and blue.
Purple and yellow.
Orange, blue and yellow.