HELLO 6th Grade ARTISTS!
We will be studying another culture that began as a nomadic civilization. ISLAMIC ART is rich in tradition and reflects the culture but also the religion o its people. We will be looking at it in the form of RUGS. It's a great opportunity to work on the ART PRINCIPLE of PATTERN and different ways to structure VISUAL DESIGN - think: SYMMETRY, RADIAL SYMMETRY, REFLECTION and TESSELLATION! See the beautiful example below.
Check out the LINKS below to see great examples and learn about the concepts.