Spirals in Nature: Fibonacci and Beyond

Artist: Karen Fuchs

Type: Workshops / Residencies

Program Availability: In-Person, Virtual

  • Spirals in Nature by Karen Fuchs
  • Spirals in Nature by Karen Fuchs
  • Spirals in Nature by Karen Fuchs
  • Spirals in Nature by Karen Fuchs
  • Spirals in Nature by Karen Fuchs
  • Spirals in Nature by Karen Fuchs

Description

This workshop will focus on spiral forms found in the natural world. Examples of this expanding growth form will show its beauty, efficiency, and mathematical sequence such as the Fibonacci. Students will observe, sketch and draw from natural specimens including chambered nautilus, sunflowers, pinecones, fingerprints, the human ear, galaxies, etc. Creative projects include printmaking using botanical specimens, Fibonacci drawing and collage, sculptural clay forms, modeling coil forms using Legos, found objects, etc.

Program options:

In-person • Virtual (Live Streaming)

Please fill out this inquiry form or call 866-500-9265 for more information. (Virtual programs are not charged a travel fee.)

Price & Info

Price

Workshop Cost per Day: $565

Workshop Materials Fee: $5.00 per student

Travel Fee: $95 per day (virtual and on-demand programs are not charged for travel)

Information

Audience Limit: 25

Program Length: 45 min. per workshop, 3 workshops per day maximum

Workshop Minimum # of Days: 1

Appropriate For Grade(s): 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th

Theme

Theme

Earth Week/Science Month

National Arts in Education Week

Youth Arts Month

Curriculum Connections

Curriculum Connections

Physical Science

Science

STEAM

Visual & Performing Arts

Tech