Do you love warm tropical breezes and the smell coconut oil sunscreen? Why not create your own tropical paradise with Tahitian Palm Tree Projects inspired by Paul Gauguin.
Introduce your students to the beautiful artwork of Gauguin, create colorful backgrounds with oil pastels, tempera paint palm trees, with special attention to the lovely textures of the palm trees. Don’t know how to paint a palm tree? Or need visuals of palm trees this is a perfect and resourceful lesson plan created just for you.
This PDF features 2 easy to follow art lessons complete with photos. These lessons are great for 6-11 year old artists but any age student can create a beautiful painting with these easy to follow directions.
The Digital PDF includes:
Step by Step full-color photo tutorials for each lesson
Historical Background Information about Paul Gauguin and photos of his paintings
Gauguin Time Line
Supplies needed for each project
Supplies needed for each project
Handout of Palm Tree Examples and Coloring Sheets
I CAN Statements
National Core Art Standards Checklist
Paul Gauguin Tahitian Tropical Palm Tree PDF
Thanks again for stopping by and keep on creating!
Lucy ZApril 27, 2015 at 10:08 pm
My favorite summer time thing is the food! Roasted marshmallows, hot dogs off the grill, potato salad, cold beer and watermelon! Sure I can have all these things any time of year, but in the summer, outside, they just taste better!
leahApril 27, 2015 at 10:10 pm
SuzAnne ClarkApril 27, 2015 at 10:16 pm
A bathing suit
valerieApril 27, 2015 at 10:21 pm
Hi. These trees are beautiful! I'm doing many tropical & polynesian inspired lessons with my students right now, so this lesson would be perfect! My favorite part of summer: a good thunderstorm.
Mrs. CApril 27, 2015 at 10:22 pm
The smell of campfire !
tlnApril 27, 2015 at 10:25 pm
My favorite summer activities are sailing and reading good books!
Abby SchukeiApril 27, 2015 at 10:28 pm
A swimming pool or a lake…really any body of water!
Art with RosanneApril 27, 2015 at 10:32 pm
My favorite summertime activity is hiking! I cannot wait! I also love a good book to read during the summer.
art with Ms. ShumanApril 27, 2015 at 10:43 pm
My favorite thing is going to the beach on a week day.
Beth CarterApril 27, 2015 at 10:48 pm
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AdrienneApril 27, 2015 at 10:55 pm
Walking on the beach looking for treasures!
Beth CarterApril 27, 2015 at 10:57 pm
I had to re read…favorite item for the summer ….white capris!
Melanie ArizmendiApril 27, 2015 at 11:16 pm
My favorite summer food is a tropical fruit salad! Thanks for the giveaway. =)
ArtMomApril 27, 2015 at 11:34 pm
My favorite summer thing is the view from the top of a high place after a long hike! Then eating smores with my family around a campfire!
Patricia JonesApril 28, 2015 at 12:03 am
My favorite summer thing is a lounge chair on the beach with a huge umbrella shading the sun so I can sleep or read and a tall glass of iced lemonade next to me.
MichelleApril 28, 2015 at 12:17 am
My favorite summer activity is SLEEP! I love being able to stay up late, sleep in, and take naps.
Vicky SiegelApril 28, 2015 at 12:53 am
LorraineApril 28, 2015 at 1:02 am
My favorite thing to have in the summer is homemade sangria with fresh strawberries and friends to enjoy spending time with after a hectic school yesr
Susan Bivona, Art TeacherApril 28, 2015 at 1:42 am
john hutchensApril 28, 2015 at 7:10 am
My favorite summer activity is boating and camping
TerryApril 28, 2015 at 4:38 pm
My favorite thing in summer is finding a beautiful sea shell!
Lynda HowellsApril 28, 2015 at 6:44 pm
My favorite Summer activity is just walking anyway, on the look for reusable ” stuff ” or as my little art students call it .. Lynda's treasure! Happy Summer everyone.xx