Expressions 38 Extension Materials: Grades 2-6

Art Propeller

When thinking about this year’s theme, Strange and Wonderful, I was inspired to take another look at fashion from the Rococo period.  (Think: Marie Antoinette)  I discovered some fascinating details about the “excessive loveliness” of Rococo art and design.  Did you know that the undergarment worn by women to create the famous wide silhouette is called a “pannier” because it made them look like a cake?  Download the pdf for more facts and inspirations!

extension materials spring 2013 GR2-6

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