Jessica Russo Scherr


Color Theory and Paul Klee


1. Color Theory: Describe/Define tints, shades, complementary colors and analogous colors. Use examples.

2.  How did Klee's use color?

3. Describe Klee's architectural inspired art works.

Use the Pinterest links below to help you with your research on color theory.

Submit on Google Classroom in PDF or Word.


Preview of our In Class Project:

In class we will learn about color theory and apply them to our book pages.

Using 2 pages from a book (given to you in class) you will apply various types of color theory to designs that you create on book pages that are inspired by Paul Klee's architectural paintings.

Here is an example of the process of applying tints.

Homework Policy

All homework is due at the START of class on the due date posted on the website.

LATE homework  is homework that is turned in at the end of the class that it is due or the next art class = 1 grade lower

Homework turned in later then the following art class = ZERO

Homeworks are explained in class and Internet connectivity is not an excuse for not completing homework.  The website is to aid you in your homework.

If you put in effort into a homework but it did not come out as you expected or you misunderstood the assignment:  You may redo it for a better grade within one week.

Absent:  You are responsible to find out what assignments you missed while absent. Generally 1 day will be given for each day missed to make up assignments. Write ABSENT next to your name on the back of the assignment.



How to earn a good grade on your homework

Homework  assignments will take between 1 and 3 hours to complete.

All homework should be completed in your journal unless specified otherwise (not printer paper).

Follow the instructions for each homework.

Include a background when applicable.

Shade using a full range of values using a drawing pencil unless specified otherwise.


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