Op art elementary lesson

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The Lost Sock : Op Art Middle School Art, Design, Elements Of Art, Op Art, Art, Op Art Projects, Op Art Lessons, Art Curriculum, Artist

What is OP ART? It is short for Optical Illusion. Op art, short for optical art, is a style of visual art that uses optical illusions. Op art works are abstract, with many better known pieces created in black and white. or contrasting colors. Typically, they give the viewer the impression of movement: waving, spinning, swirling, vibrating... Here are 2 Well know OpArt artist.... Bridgett Riley 1931- now 88 years old when posted Victor Vassarley 1906-1997 Victor Vasarely was a…

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Gregg Paxton
Art Lessons, Op Art, Ideas, Art Projects, Art, Art Education, Techno, Fibre Art, Paper Weaving

This project was born out of my need to come up with a 3 day project to do with my 3rd graders this past week (Monday was a teacher workday.. and Tuesday we ended up having off because of the 'polar vortex'). Thanks so much to the blog Miss Young's Art Room for the original idea! At first I planned to do it just with my 3rd graders.. but decided to do it with my 5th graders as well because I thought they'd really be into it - and I was right. :) Before beginning our discussion about Op Art…

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Sawsan Alhaddad
EQ: What is Op Art? Paper weaving?   This project was born out of my need to come up with a 3 day project to do with my 3rd graders this pas... Middle School Art, Crafts, Origami, Paper Weaving, Weaving Art, Weaving Projects, Paper Art, Diy Paper, Paper Craft

This project was born out of my need to come up with a 3 day project to do with my 3rd graders this past week (Monday was a teacher workday.. and Tuesday we ended up having off because of the 'polar vortex'). Thanks so much to the blog Miss Young's Art Room for the original idea! At first I planned to do it just with my 3rd graders.. but decided to do it with my 5th graders as well because I thought they'd really be into it - and I was right. :) Before beginning our discussion about Op Art…

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Spectra Susan
Middle School Optical Illusion Art, Optical Illusions Step By Step, Illusion Art Step By Step, Zentangles Step By Step, 3d Art Step By Step, Step By Step Art Lessons, Op Art Step By Step Optical Illusions, Op Art Middle School, Art Class Drawing

I recently started doodling these funky organic, overlapping, op-art towers. The rhythmic lines were relaxing and calming to draw. I really got lost in this. As an art teacher, I loved all the different art concepts drawing helps to develop. Some of these concepts include: organic forms rhythmic lines and patterns contrast value space * Hey

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Berk-Aleyna Topçuoğlu
Art Rocks!: Grade 5: Op Art Art, Design, Middle School Art, Op Art, Elementary Art, Art Lessons Elementary, Elementary Art Projects, Classroom Art Projects, Middle School Art Projects

After working so hard on their candy paintings, my 5th graders needed a project that was far less labor intensive. They worked SO hard on the candy paintings that this simple (in comparison) Op (tical) Art project was relaxingly perfect and they loved making these illusions. After viewing, dissecting and discussing the work of Bridget Riley... and then giggling at my reaction as my eyes had a hard time adjusting to some of the Op Art images we viewed on the Smart Board, we jumped right in…

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