Presentation on theme: "Artist Trading Cards Name: Per: Date:. What are A.T.C.’s? Miniature works of art! 2.5"x3.5“ trading cards (size of a baseball card) Meant to be TRADED."— Presentation transcript:
What are A.T.C.’s? Miniature works of art! 2.5"x3.5“ trading cards (size of a baseball card) Meant to be TRADED and not sold. Includes information such as name, contact information, title of the ATC on the back THAT’s IT!
Possible Materials Collage (drawn, cut and paste etc) Paint (watercolor, tempera, print making, oil pastel) Drawing (pencil, pens, charcoal, chalk etc) Computer Graphics Photos Text/written word Found objects/materials not usually used in art Ribbons, thread & needlepoint, foil, tape, wrapping paper, newspaper, beads etc
*Shape An element of art; area closed off by a line
Geometric Shape: shapes made using math formulas (circle, square, triangle etc)
IDEAS for ATC’s Restart a trend here at Schurz? Have an exhibit here at school Have an exhibit in the REAL world (restaurants, cafes and local galleries) Start a website or interact with websites that trade ATC’s internationally.
What you will do: You will turn in an art card when assigned. You can use class time on Fridays (or if you finish something early during the week) or work from home. Cards are due MONDAYS. If you do not turn in an art card on that day, you will receive 50% credit for any late cards (except for this first one). YOU CAN DO MORE FOR EXTRA CREDIT! –5 extra=1 free bathroom pass and 10% extra credit points to be added to any assignment –10 extra=1 free bathroom pass AND 20% extra credit points to be added to any assignment Most of your ATC’s will be your own expressions, but some will have specific instructions.
Your first art card Create an ATC that represents you as an individual (no logos or symbols. These do not represent an individual) Use the samples given for inspiration You are allowed to use –magazines for words, images –Color paper –Markers –Scissors/glue DUE WEDNESDAY 9/29 (3 full class periods to work)
Possible extra credit ATC card ideas More doodles? Collage with doodles on top?
NOW: You can finish your doodle (check out markers after this). You can start your collage
Summary: Possible things to talk about in your summary: What is an art card? What do you think of them? What kinds of shapes, lines, textures, words, and images do you think you might include in your card about yourself?