Monday, November 24, 2014

Washington Crossing the Delaware Pop Art

Emanuel Leutze "Washington Crossing the Delaware "
The students looked at the painting of Leutze's Washington Crossing the Delaware.  They listened to the story behind the painting on NPR's Morning Edition from October 28, 2002. Then they looked at parodies of the painting. The were then tasked with creating their own mashups. Here are a few of them:


Lyrich said...

Dear Mr.C,
I just discovered your blog and I already love it! Those drawings are beautiful! My favorite was the Mickey Mouse one!:) My class also has a blog. If you would like to follow us our web address is We would greatly appreciate it. Keep up the good work!

Anonymous said...

HI Mr c i like how our class put cartons and television show in to there drawing they done . and they did a very good job of drawing they pitcher .

from Sam

Anonymous said...

Hi Mr C
I love your blog and my favourite post is the washington crossing the delaware pop art. Why did you show your student's this piece? I loved their versions of this piece of artwork. One day you should visit my classes blog:

4Mclassblog said...

I really like the drawing of Mickey. It's so creative, I love art and do a lot of drawing myself. I've also enjoyed reading your class blog. Good job!