(9) Oxidation of ArtSusan Riley2023-09-06T06:08:28-07:00
2nd Edition Lesson
Oxidation of Art
GRADE 9 SCIENCE
Students will explore the oxidation of the Statue of Liberty and discuss the resulting effects its color and texture. They will learn about the process of oxidation and discuss how sculptor Bartholdi created and used oxidation in his paintings. Students will then experiment with using various liquids on copper based paints to create abstract artworks and analyze the variables used in their artistic process.