What is Symmetry

Something is symmetrical when it is the same on both sides.

Project Focus?

What elements of art and principles of design does this project focus on?

I Can

What you should be able to do through the classes of this project
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I can

create symmetry

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I can

create a print

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I can

see symmetry in nature

Step-by-Step

STEP 1

FOLD

Fold paper in 1/2

STEP 2

Paint
Add liquid dabs of paint to one side of your paper.

STEP 3

FOLD and RUB
Fold over the paper and rub your hand to squish the paint.

STEP 4

OPEN, REVEAL and allow to DRY
open your print and notice how it is the same on both sides … you have created symmetry.

STEP 4

CUT
fold your paper in 1/2 and cut your shape out.

Once dry and cut out you can embellish your butterfly print.