My Symbolic Portrait

Program Length: 45 minutes

# of visits: 3

Program can serve: Visual Art

Curriculum Focus: Social Studies

Program Description: Students will be introduced to the history, culture and techniques used by the artist, Frida Kahlo through the children’s book, Frida, by Jonah Winter. The students will understand the way in which colors and symbols can be used to express or symbolize personal feelings. Students will create a symbolic portrait with the use of color and symbol(s) to express or symbolize feelings and create a mood.

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