AUTOPLAY
Make A Colorful Cityscape
15 steps
Read a story about buildings and design. Iggy Peck Architect is a favorite.
1. Read a story about buildings and design. Iggy Peck Architect is a favorite.
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Gather some markers and a sheet of paper.
2. Gather some markers and a sheet of paper.
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Start designing buildings on a street that goes the length of the page.
3. Start designing buildings on a street that goes the length of the page.
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Make your buildings as inventive and unique as you like.
4. Make your buildings as inventive and unique as you like.
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Use your imagination! Cotton candy house? Sure!
5. Use your imagination! Cotton candy house? Sure!
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Add patterns and shapes inside your buildings.
6. Add patterns and shapes inside your buildings.
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Color in all the architectural elements you have added. Goal: no blank paper!
7. Color in all the architectural elements you have added. Goal: no blank paper!
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Consider color’s properties and try to alternate between them: temperature, value, intensity...
8. Consider color’s properties and try to alternate between them: temperature, value, intensity...
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Color has temperature. Warm colors have reds and yellows & cool colors have more blues mixed in.
9. Color has temperature. Warm colors have reds and yellows & cool colors have more blues mixed in.
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Color has value. Some colors are darker and some are lighter.
10. Color has value. Some colors are darker and some are lighter.
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Color has intensity. That’s how we describe how vibrant, or bright a color is.
11. Color has intensity. That’s how we describe how vibrant, or bright a color is.
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If you get tired of coloring, ask for help. Parents, siblings, friends can all collaborate!
12. If you get tired of coloring, ask for help. Parents, siblings, friends can all collaborate!
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Collaboration = take turns, improvise, and include each other’s design ideas.
13. Collaboration = take turns, improvise, and include each other’s design ideas.
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Make a few. Get creative with the color of the sky representing different times of day.
14. Make a few. Get creative with the color of the sky representing different times of day.
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Display your finished artwork. Share it with others.
15. Display your finished artwork. Share it with others.
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