Sunday, October 2, 2011

The Colors of Us

"The Colors of Us" by Karen Katz
Gallery of Faces

Great story and great tool for teaching about skin tones!

1st grade created these self-portraits through teacher guided-drawing steps using pencils, oil pastels and Crayola skin tone paint...
backgrounds created with crayons and tempera paint.

Adding skin tone

Here are some of the finished faces....

1 comment:

  1. These self-portraits are beautiful. I love the colors and textures.
    Your students did an amazing job.