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Chihuly Sculpture Lesson

Chihuly Sculpture Lesson
This is a great lesson I found on another blog site http://marymaking.blogspot.com & am trying it in my after school art class.
Chihuly Sculpture Lesson
Instructions:

  1. Gather Supplies: Solo cups & bowls, metal paper clips, heat gun, permanent markers, (optional) shrinks dinks
  2. Draw designs & patterns on bowls & cups ( it’s best to tell the kids to limit the number of colors they use to 3-4 & just reuse these colors

Chihuly Sculpture Lesson

    • Cut one of the cups vertically

Chihuly Sculpture Lesson

    • Use an exactly knife to punch a small hole for the paper clip to go through, straighten paper clips, leaving one end curled

Chihuly Sculpture Lesson

Chihuly Sculpture Lesson

    • Teacher uses heat gun to melt & warp/distort the cups & bowls

Chihuly Sculpture Lesson

  • Use colored wire or string to assemble sculpture

If you choose to re-blog or use this lesson in any way (written or photos), then please make sure to link/credit to Create Art with ME.

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