3rd grade art 2019/20

  • Faith Ringgold: A Special Event in my Life

    The students study the story quilts of American artist Faith Ringgold.  Each student brainstorms ideas of special events in their lives.  They pick one event and think about five actions that made the event special. One action then is drawn and colored with colored pencils.  In the classroom the students write out their special event in five sentences.  The artwork is finishd with a frame made from cut fabric squares that inclue the typed words. 

Faith Ringgold: Tar Beach

Faith Ringgold story quilt: Tar Beach