Color Theory & Andy Warhol

After completing their action-packed explosive Lichtenstein style paintings, second graders continued investigating Pop artists and created these colorful self portrait series’.


Students reviewed color families that they were already familiar with, like primary, secondary, warm and cool. Then, they learned about a few others like monochromatic, complimentary and neutral.

We read about the life and artwork of Andy Warhol, and then each student was asked to complete a series of prints, choosing a different color family for each photo.

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