Saturday, January 10, 2015

Franz Marc

Franz Marc
1880-1916
German
Expressionist and founder of Der Blaue Reiter group, Franz Marc was a key figure in the art world despite his early death in World War I at the age of only 36.

In preparation for class please spend some time enjoying the image below:
Blue Horse I
Franz Marc
1911
Oil on Canvas
Lenbachhaus, Germany
We are making torn paper animal habitat projects to surprise the volunteers who work with the NH Fish & Game Department.  You won't need much for supplies this month.  (Hooray, no last minute scramble to the craft store!) You will simply need:

    • 3 sheets Tru Ray Acid Free Construction Paper (1 white, 2 color of choice) - 12”x18”
    • Prang crayons, one 8 color set - need: 1 set per student
    •  glue stick (check to make sure yours is still full, we will be using this a lot) - can be shared
    • 1 pair Scissors - need 1 per student
    • 1 piece of scrap paper
    • everyday pencil with an eraser
See you at 6:30 on Friday, January 16th