Matisse Collages


To practice their scissor skills, the kindergarten students learned about the paper cutting work of Henri Matisse. We talked about “painting with scissors” and creating abstract shapes as we go. We also discussed positive and negative shapes, and how Matisse never threw away his scraps. The students were encouraged to use both the cut outs as well as any scraps they had left over.


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