Insects and Balance
The Burlington Science Center is a wonderful resource for artists. They have live animals and an extensive taxidermy collection. In our classroom right now we have on loan a collection of insects including butterflies, moths and grasshoppers.
These will be the subject of your next work of art and are a great example of symmetry in nature.
You will create a work of art that depicts an insect and one type of balance.
There are three types of balance:
Go here is see more examples:
You can create a realistic or abstract drawing on white or black paper of the butterfly.
Water Soluble Wax Crayons
12" x 12" paper
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This is full year foundation course that will aid in your understanding and creating a wide variety of 2-D and 3-D artwork.