3 OverviewToday we will be learning about an artist named Andy Warhol. He was a pioneer in Pop Art. Pop Art is defined as popular culture. By using contrasting colors, you can make any picture’s details pop or become more pronounced. Andy Warhol was an illustrator, painter, sculptor, and filmmaker. But he was most known for his print making. His talents gave him the opportunity to work with many famous people and character.
4 Early LifeWarhol’s art studies began at the age of six when he contracted chorea, a rare disease of the nervous system. His mother and brothers kept him occupied by teaching him drawing, tracing and printing.He received his Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in Pictorial Design in 1949
5 Leader of Pop ArtPainterPrintmakerIllustratorSculptorFilm-maker
6 PrintmakerOn July 9, 1962, Warhol hosted his first major exhibition at the Ferus Gallery (Los Angeles). The show included a set of 32 canvases of Campbell’s Soup cans. One canvas for each soup variety offered by the manufacturer.
7 SculptureThe first exhibition of Warhol sculptures took place in 1964, displaying hundreds of images taken from product boxes such as Heinz, Kellogg’s, and Brillo.
15 Warhol Art Project Step 1 Step 5 Step 2 Step 6 Step 3 Step 7 Step 4 Print a photo of your child in BW tohighlight the edges.Step 2Trace the basic outlines and shapes thatcome through.Step 3Go over your drawing with blackmarker.Step 4Scan your image to your computer andcopy and paste it till you have the amountdesired. Or have children copy theirdrawing onto a paper four different times.Step 5Start filling in the drawing with bold,bright and unusual colors.Step 6Be sure and pick one color per space and get those backgrounds colored in too.Step 7Leaving some white makes it interestingas well.All Done!Frame your artwork or display side by side for a fun effect!
16 ReferenceAndy Warhol Biography. (n.d.). The Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts -. Retrieved July 8, 2014, from mlAndy Warhol Art Project for Kids. (n.d.). Andy Warhol Art Project for Kids. Retrieved July 8, 2014, from
17 Rubric Online Posting in Forums and in Assignments: _x_ Includes a title page that describes the presentation_x_Title page includes your name_x_Background information about the artist, period in art history, culture, OR technique_x_ Five or more images of the selected works of art_x_A series of open-ended questions to get children and adults to look closely at the art work (double check that all questions are open-ended and that all answers can be accepted)_x_ Brief summary list of major concepts you want to share with elementary students in the classroom._x_List a series of art production experiences that will build on the art talk. (Note: These can become the art lessons that are part of your Art Unit Plan.)_x_Citations for all sources for information and imagesx__Post work in Forums_x_Respond in writing to three Art Talks.x__Name___Joann____________x_Name____Fianna___________x_Name____Trineen ___________x_Post PowerPoint and Completed Rubric in Assignments