#Figure painting - Another great example for the Art Call, "The Figure Revealed", Submission Deadline: 07/10/14 (EST), $7,700 in cash and prizes. - www.Art-Competition.net
3rd Grade Machine Brains
This is one of my favorite projects of the entire year for any grade level. It consists of massive integration of the science curriculum into the art room. I've always really enjoyed science, so maybe that's part of the reason why I enjoy this project so much. The point of it is to design a machine that has at least eight steps that does something that naturally occurs in a person's head. We always start this project by checking out a few of Rube Goldberg's hilarious machine cartoons. My…
World Famous Silhouette Artist
Official Site Beautiful silhouette artwork by premier silhouette artist, Cindi Harwood Rose. View classic, victorian style silhouettes, read the artist bio, and learn the history of fine silhouette art.
A modern-day silhouette artist takes a journey back in time to explore the history of his shadowy art. Asking the question "where did it come from?" he meets the world's fastest silhouettist, who challenges him to a duel of scissors! The journey takes him from a windswept seaside pier in Wales, to an Audi showroom in Houston, Texas, and finishes with an intriguing answer to his question.
Magic Meets Art
An interview with Paul Daniels - Stories within Stories - within our film Silhouette Secrets there are a number of stories. One of our favourites is the interview with Paul Daniels when he and Charles talk about Dai Vernon a well known Canadian magician and a lesser known talented silhouettist.