Look at the evolution of Mondrian’s work and how he changes over a period of time. What do you think was important to him as an artist? Why didn’t he keep painting trees in the same way?
1. Look at the three links below and read both articles fully. In your sketchbook notes, explain what a “series” is and discuss three points about the advantages and purpose of working in a series.
2. For your hour sketchbook, do a drawing based on one of your previous drawings. Make significant changes in this drawing to reveal more of your personal interests as a young artist.
Or, do 2 drawings that demonstrate an evolution of your artistic ideas (either in a major way, as in Mondrian’s work, or in a less drastic way, as in Jane Davies’ “Teeny Tiny Art” series).