Artist: Alma Thomas
Grades: K – 1
Medium: Chalk Pastel, Crayon, Oil Pastel, Tempera Paint
Beautiful fall leaves are falling from the trees, fluttering in the breeze, and you get to capture their magical colors! This abstract painting lesson is inspired by Alma Thomas’s Autumn Leaves Fluttering in the Breeze (1973). Experience her Abstract Expressionistic style as you add “daubs” of paint to create leaves floating in the wind!
abstract, patterns, cool colors, warm colors
Kindergarten: 1.1, 1.2, 1.3, 2.1, 2.5, 2.6, 4.1, 5.1
1st Grade: 1.3, 2.1, 2.4, 2.6