Of Exaggerated Proportions

Exploring Shapes and Forms Through Clay

Lesson 2


Art Task

Shape is a very important art element as you can use a combination of different shapes to draw. Using different shapes, design 3 different animals using the basic shape given.



50 minutes

Activity 1

Look at the two artworks below. Let's talk about them using Compare & Contrast.

Bird (1990)

Fernando Botero

Three Birds (2017)

Lee Sangsoo

As you compare & contrast these artworks, consider the following artistic processes:

1) Materiality: What materials did the artists use in the artworks?

2) Inspiration: What was the source of inspiration for the artworks?

3) Experimentation: What are some of the unique ideas that the artists used?

Activity 2

Look at the artworks below by Korean sculptor Lee Sangsoo.

Let's talk about the works using See Think Wonder.


Art Task 1 

Select 1 animal you have drawn last lesson and create 4 different versions of it by exaggerating differents parts of the body.



15 minutes


Microsoft PowerPoint

Art Task 2

Upload your work on the padlet below and comment on your partner's work using PQP.


1 thing you like about the work



1 question you have about the work



1 suggestion you have about the work.

Activity 3

Watch the video below and think about what are some of the important lessons that you can learn from the artist. Let's discuss them the following lesson. 

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