These titles from Getting to Know, Inc., introduce early elementary students to important art concepts using colorful computer animation, art reproductions, and clear narration by an appealing cast of youngsters. These DVDs are tailored for children in kindergarten through fourth grade.
Color in Art — This DVD introduces children to the colors of the world, the use of color in great works of art, and the emotional impact of color, using the design of the color wheel as a tool. DVD. 24 minutes.
Drawing Media — This lively animated video introduces young artists to basic drawing materials and techniques. Using examples of children’s artwork and master drawings, this program encourages exploration of materials and imaginative thinking. Topics include pencils, colored pencils, charcoal, chalk, pastels, crayons, markers, inspiration, papers, and sketchbooks. DVD. 24 minutes.
Line in Art — This DVD discusses in simple terms the definition and types of lines, media for creating lines, lines in the world around us, and line in great works of art. Calligraphy and cartooning and their relation to line are also covered. DVD. 17 minutes.
Shape & Form in Art — This DVD employs colorful animated sequences to define geometric and organic shapes, shapes in the world around us, shape in painting, form in sculpture, shape and pattern, negative and positive shapes, and shape as a drawing tool. DVD. 24 minutes.
Elements of Art DVDs, Set of 3 — This set contains all 3 Elements of Art DVDs; Color in Art, Line in Art, and Shape & Form in Art.
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