Our art and heritage workshops incorporate the elements of Art and the Principles of Design. Transportation grants and art workshop scholarship fees for Paris and Bourbon County students are available on a first come-first serve basis.
Discuss symbols of remembrance, why we have symbols of remembrance, and how the poppy flower is a symbol of remembrance for WWI (this workshop best accompanies the exhibit, “The Great War: Kentucky & Beyond” on display Feb. 12-Oct. 1, 2017).
Learn how perspective is used in landscape art to create depth.
Observe how the elements of art & design are used in landscape examples.
Create their own watercolor poppy field.
Academic Standards: VA: Cr1.1, VA: Cr1.2, VA: Cr2.1, VA: Cr2.3, VA: Re.7.1, VA: Re.7.2, VA: Cn10.1, VA: Cn11.1
Cost: $1 per student*
Time: 45 minutes
*Scholarships available for students in Bourbon County thanks to the Paris Rotary Club
Compare examples of still life from several different art periods from the 16th century to the present and different cultures. Create your own still-life masterpiece using objects as a model and with your choice of media (pencils, colored pencil, crayons, watercolor, construction paper).