Through exploration, children discover how to make lights and darks, vary brush strokes, mix new colors, and clean the watercolor sets back to rainbow colors!
watercolor painting in progress
Work in progress – soon to be 100 squares!Ms. Max’s Third Grade
…with watercolors on 2″ x 2″ squares
What happens when …
using the very tip of the brush to paint?
adding lots of water to a color?
adding a little water to a color?
Experiment, observe and discuss!
Grades 2, 3
… is paint. Pablo Picasso said, “Art washes away from the soul the dust of everyday life.”
Painting gives me ideas for art with young children – experiments with watercolors, color mixing, and playing with geometric shapes.
N. Hesaltine, unfinished, watercolor