Pointillism by the DMS 7th Graders

Grade: 7 (3rd marking period)
Teacher: Ms Maureen McGill Desmond
Medium: Tempera Paints

Demarest Middle School Visual Arts students explored the Post-Impressionism style of Pointillism. Each painting shows value and form created by tiny dots of color placed closely together.

Using George Seurat’s artwork for
inspiration, each student will create form
and value using small dots of color.
Science: Optics and color theory
Mathematics: Proportion,
gridding and measurement