They quickly drew a contour line around their figure and drew lines to segment that figure into a minimum of 12 sections and cut out the piece.
|This drawing was done on white card stock.|
I used Mondrian's Compositon A to illustrate how artists think about color BALANCE as they make paintings. For example, Mondrian did not place all his blue shapes in the same area of his painting; he spaced them out. Students then considered that principle of art as they completed the color portion of their art.