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Mexican Bark Painting

November 3, 2012

This project has been one of my very favorites of the year.  Fifth grade students looked through many examples of bark paintings from artists in Guerrero, Mexico.  Kids enjoyed creating their own versions using oil pastels then painting their papers with brown tempera paint to make the art appear to be printed on bark paper.

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  1. November 6, 2012 3:11 am

    Love them, definitely on my to-do list! :)Elizabeth

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