4th Grade O'Keefee Flowers

Looking Closely at Nature

How it was made

Early in the students learned about and practiced working with continuously line to draw accurately and with detail. After learning about the life and art of Georgia O'Keeffe they took their knowledge of line and looked very closely at silk flowers to make observational drawings. The students did many planning sketches trying out various views and finally choose one that they felt was successful. For their drawings of flowers they worked with oil pastel and watercolor