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An Introduction to Aboriginal Art PowerPoint

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A 54 slide editable PowerPoint to use in the classroom when learning about Aboriginal art.

Use this teaching resource in the classroom when learning about the history and different techniques of Aboriginal art.

This teaching presentation includes key information, discussion points and class activities for:

  • rock art
  • sand drawings
  • bark paintings
  • body painting
  • Wandjina artworks
  • x-ray art
  • cross-hatching
  • dot painting.

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  • Keiron Throssell

    Any ideas on how to do the ‘blow’ painting?

    Comment by Keiron Throssell on March 6, 2019 at 1:44 am

    • Royce (Teach Starter) Royce (Teach Starter)

      Hi Keiron, thank you for contacting us. Blow painting is commonly done using straws with the end dunked into paint, then keeping the paint inside by closing the top end with your finger. Once in position, you blow through it onto the paper.

      Official comment by Royce (Teach Starter) on March 6, 2019 at 3:16 pm

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