Radial Symmetry Paintings

The students in Art II studied the radial-based designs of Islamic painting and mosaic work, then created their own designs based on radial symmetry. After their designs were drawn on 14″ x 14″ railroad board, the students chose either a triadic or tetradic color palette and worked with tints and shades of those colors with tempera paint. Examples from this year’s 1st hour class are below.

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