American artist Roy Lichtenstein loved to use ideas from comic books. Combine bright colors and a ghostly comic book element to create your own fun Halloween pop art inspired by the famous artist! A Halloween art project is a great way to explore art with kiddos of all ages this season. All you need are colored markers, and our free printable Halloween pop art templates!
HALLOWEEN POP ART FOR KIDS
Famous American artist, Roy Lichtenstein is known for his use of cartoon strips from American comic books, that were very popular in the 1950s. Lichtenstein admired the skill of the comic book artist, who could create complicated stories
of love and war in cartoon form.
Along with other great artists like Andy Warhol, Lichtenstein became a leading figure in the pop art movement. Pop art includes designs and styles taken from popular culture, such as advertising and comic books. Pop artists focused on color, lines, and dots, often using new techniques, such as screen printing.
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Create your own Halloween pop art below with our free printable art activity. All you need are a few simple supplies to get started!
BOO WHO ART ACTIVITY
- Pumpkin and Star templates
- Black paper
- Glue stick
STEP 1: Print the templates.
STEP 2: Color the templates and cut them out.
STEP 3: Glue the shapes onto the black paper. Overlap the shapes, and then place the word on top of the shapes for a Lichtenstein inspired piece.
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LICHENSTEIN HALLOWEEN ART ACTIVITY FOR KIDS
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