that artist woman: Dandelion Poetry Project. I love this idea, something that fifth graders could do at the end of the year, to display in their last weeks of school. Use on first day as an "I Wish" poem about the school year.
grade - A great way to teach value. A white highlight that gradually tints into a color as it expands from the subject. (Degas) I love this ballerina one, but love this idea for any kind of silhouette.