Marc Chagall (pronounced /ʃəˈɡɑːl/, [shuh-GAHL])
Russian-French (7 July 1887 – 28 March 1985)
The colorful, imaginary world of Marc Chagall is explored through his fascinating paintings. The students explored patterns and color theory in this lesson. Our young artists use oil pastels to create enchanted villages in the Chagall style.
Art Concepts Taught: Line, Color, Patterns
All Levels: Sketches for art activity; color value, pattern feeling
Chagall’s Enchanted Village
All Levels: Village outline on colored paper with oil pastel (Chagall style), shapes filled with pattern
Chagall Art Curriculum Details:
Each artist unit includes step-by-step instructions, a PowerPoint CD for the assembly, vocabulary words, large artist print, a technique worksheet packet and art project guide. Chagall comes with a signature puzzle chart and puzzle pieces. We also offer educator training DVDs and art supplies. We recommend purchasing complete tracks for consistency and allowing students to learn from a multitude of diverse artists throughout the school year.