We will use clay tools to add facial features, textures, or patterns to our imaginary pets. Students will be able to identify and add specific details, texture, and patterns to their sculptures.
- Clay sculptures
- Foam trays
- Clay tools
- Plastic forks
- Damp sponges
- Resource: animal photos, clay sculptures by Picasso
Look at example artwork and animal photos. Notice and list possible details, textures, and patterns.
Demonstrate making details, textures, and patterns. Make these elements with different tools and by pinching and pulling.
Have students explore clay methods to make details, textures, and/or patterns.
Face, pattern, details