Lesson Title: Word Art Project / Text as Shapes
Lesson Code: Strand 2.1 Elements and Principles – Unit B Shapes – Level 5 – Lesson 1
Materials Needed: 11 x 14 illustration board or paper, Open choice of Media for creation
Read This: Word Art Project
Watch This: NA
Do this Exercise: Make a list of at least 3 ideas that you would like to visually communicate through your artwork. These could be messages of awareness, political, religious, social, emotionalism ect. Keep this list in your paper folder for future reference and to update as you think of good ideas to add to your list.
Do This Project: After reading through the word art project slide show to get a basic idea of what this type of project is do a series of sketches that relate to different ideas. This is a level 5 project and your goal is more than to create a visually appealing art project. Your goal is to communicate an idea in your own way. The idea needs to be communicated visually through your art.