Block or Not? (Monoprinting and Stamping)
Students will use a monoprint stamp as a jumping off point for developing imagination and stimulating creativity.
By Alexa Stoica [Alexa is a teacher and artist from Bucharest, Romania]
What You Need:
- a piece of polystyrene (rectangular shape)
- paint (only one color)
What You Do:
- Use a paint brush to cover one side of the polystyrene piece with paint.
- Stamp it onto paper.
- Let dry.
- Give each child a pencil.
- Ask them use their imagination and create a composition trying to integrate the printed shape.