Pointillism

Pointillism is the act of creating value using many tiny dots.  One of the most famous examples of this is A Sunday Afternoon On The Island Of La Grande Jatte by Georges Seurat.

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Not sure where you’ve seen this painting before? Family Guy?  Ferris Bueller’s Day Off?  Chicago?

You can complete this project in a multitude of media.  Your intended end result is what should direct your media selection.

For example, here are some past projects created using sharpie:

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Nice Cactus Prospector by Collin…

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Not sure who this little giraffe belonged to.

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This one was done by Addy…

 

Materials:

  • pen, ink, sharpie, paint, etc