|Kaylee recreates La Grande Jatte using the same pointillist technique that Seurat innovated.|
Lisa Layton, the children’s library associate in charge of Studio MPL, also explained how computers and digitally animated films use pointillism.
“The pixels they use to draw those are just another form of dots,” Layton said. “Seurat did that more than 100 years ago, so let’s give it up for George.”
|Colin blends different shades of blue to create the water.|
Every month, Studio MPL takes on a new art project. They’ve created imaginary friends, made sun catchers, painted sunsets, weaved and even garnered inspiration from Jackson Pollock.
|Circles can be used to make all kinds of art. Remo experiments with making different kinds of eyes, using felt circles.|
Next month’s session will be Oct. 19 at Mentor Public Library’s Main Branch. The kids will learn about Vincent Van Gogh.
|Giselle concentrates on her artwork.|