After learning about famous artist, Henri Matisse, the first graders created these cut paper snails. We drew a spiral line with our pencil first and then cut and glued paper down in a pattern to look like a snail. We learned that drawing with our scissors could be great fun!
Here are our versions of "The Snail":
Here is a photo of a person looking at the original artwork "The Snail" created by Henri Matisse. If you would like to learn more about Matisse, click on this fun website for kids: https://www.artbma.org/flash/F_conekids.swf
About Me: This is my sixth year teaching art at Switzer and I love creating awesome artwork with all of the students here. I see all of the K-6 students once a week for art class.