Lesson Plan: Charles Umlauf’s “Angel of the Annunciation”

(Charles Umlauf, Angel of the Annunciation, 1958, bronze and marble, 39 inches X 13.5 inches X 5.75 inches, Tyler Museum of Art, Tyler, Texas) This lesson plan contains the Texas TEKS for Elementary, Middle, and High School art teachers. The lesson discusses the properties of a ‘sculpture in the round’. If you use or referenceContinue reading “Lesson Plan: Charles Umlauf’s “Angel of the Annunciation””

Lesson Plan: Enrique Linares’ “Skull”

(Enrique Linares, Skull, ca. 1993, papier-mâché, 9.1 inches X 7.6 inches X 10.5 inches, Tyler Museum of Art) This lesson plan contains the Texas TEKS for Elementary, Middle, and High School art teachers. The lesson discusses the use of papier-mâché, color, and pattern to create a cartoneria. If you use or reference this lesson plan,Continue reading “Lesson Plan: Enrique Linares’ “Skull””

Lesson Plan: Alexander Calder’s “Bouboules”

(Alexander Calder, Bouboules, 1971, lithograph, 27.5 inches x 20.87 inches, Tyler Museum of Art, Tyler, Texas.) This lesson plan contains the Texas TEKS for Elementary, Middle and High School art teachers. This lesson discusses the use of simple colors and shapes in printmaking to create an abstract composition. If you use or reference this lessonContinue reading “Lesson Plan: Alexander Calder’s “Bouboules””

Lesson Plan: Javier de Jesús Hernández’s “Ginger Jar/Tibor”

(Javier de Jesús Hernández, Ginger Jar/ Tibor, 1992, glazed earthenware, 23.5 inches X 13.25 inches, Tyler Museum of Art, Tyler, Texas.) This lesson plan contains the Texas TEKS for Elementary, Middle, and High School art teachers. Additionally, it provides art vocabulary, fine art projects, and art history assignments. This lesson is centered on the culturalContinue reading “Lesson Plan: Javier de Jesús Hernández’s “Ginger Jar/Tibor””

Lesson Plan: Jon Flaming’s “Fruit Stand, East Texas”

(Jon Flaming, Fruit Stand, East Texas, 2005, acrylic on masonite, Tyler Museum of Art, Tyler, Texas.) This lesson plan contains the Texas TEKS for Elementary, Middle, and High School art teachers. Additionally, it provides art vocabulary, fine art projects, and art history assignments. This lesson plan is centered on Jon Flaming’s Fruit Stand, East Texas.Continue reading “Lesson Plan: Jon Flaming’s “Fruit Stand, East Texas””