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Getting To Know Line In Art

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Elementary students learn the fundamental concepts of line in art. Topics include: definition and types of lines, media for creating lines, lines in the everyday world, and lines in the world of art are all discussed. Also discusses calligraphy and cartooning. Part of All About Art Series.

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Runtime: 23 minutes 6 seconds

Color illustration of a red pencil hovering above splotches of green, orange, and gold. Caption. Layering color over color is a way to blend colors.
All About Art
Episode 1
20 minutes 48 seconds
Grade Level: K - 4
Closeup of abstract painting with angular black lines and swathes of orange, purple, yellow, and green against a beige backdrop. Caption. The diagonal lines in this painting are dynamic.
All About Art
Episode 2
23 minutes 6 seconds
Grade Level: K - 4
Closeup of an abstract painting with angular forms in red, yellow, blue, and white with black outlines. Caption. Wassily Kandinsky uses the primary colors.
All About Art
Episode 3
23 minutes 55 seconds
Grade Level: K - 4
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All About Art
Episode 4
25 minutes 2 seconds
Grade Level: 2 - 5