Wednesday, December 15, 2010

Andy Warhol Repetition POP Ornament Trees

Discussion: Repetition: 
 What does it mean to repeat something?
where do we see that in art?
ABABABABA....? B Pattern
Shapes? What shapes have we talked about?
sqaures, triangles, circles,

Show the Tiffany Holiday book or print photos of a piece of are Warhol did for tiffany's that had repetition. 

What shapes do you see?
Count How many there are?
How many different  shapes are there?
What do the shapes make when he puts them all together
What do the shapes have on them: pattern
Artist: Andy Warhol
(August 6, 1928 – February 22, 1987), 
Born Andrew Warhola 
An American painter, printmaker, and filmmaker 
leading figure in the visual art movement known as pop art
After a successful career as a commercial illustrator
Warhol became famous worldwide for his work as a painter
He was also filmmaker, record producer, author, 
Warhol has been the subject of numerous retrospective exhibitions, books, and feature and documentary films.
 He coined the widely used expression "15 minutes of fame." 
The Andy Warhol Museum exists in memory of his life and artwork.
The highest price ever paid for a Warhol painting is $100 million for a 1963 canvas titled Eight Elvises. 
Died during routine gallbladder surgery in 1987 
PROJECT: Create a repetition Christmas tree using circles
Step 1: On White paper draw two spirals at the bottom
Step2: On top of the spirals draw three circles
Step3: on top of the Circles draw two more circles
Step4:On top of those two circles draw one more circle
Step5: On top of that circle draw three lines across one another to make a star in black
Step6: Fill in each circle like an ornament with lines or dots or color it in in all colors
Step7: add any other details all around
Step8: Paint the whole page with yellow watercolor
Oil Pastels
Card stock in white
Yellow or Gold watercolor

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