Edgar Degas’ drawing secrets are discovered through his techniques of perspective and composition. Have you ever heard the expression, “Use your right brain?” Our art activity for Degas explains the creative right-brain theory to the children. They experience right-brain drawing exercises where they draw upside down to “trick’ that reluctant right brain to come forward.
Art Concepts Taught: Line
Beg. Level: Drawing practice
Int./Adv. Levels: Showing depth using perspective, overlapping, location, line
Beg. Level: Bow with colored chalk/pencil
Int./Adv. Levels: Ballerina or horseman with colored chalk and pencil