Students 6 - 9
House Collage from Wax Crayon Rubbings or Use Your Own Idea for the Collage
Finished picture using cuttings from the wax rubbings
2 sheets of white drawing paper, 4 or 5 wax crayons, tracing paper, pencil, glue, scissors
Look for interesting textures; tile floor, wooden floors, wall, sandpaper corrugated cardboard
Place the paper on the textured surface (for example the floor) and rub with colored wax crayon in different directions.
When finished, decide on subject and draw the required shapes on the tracing
paper to make your design.
Pencil over the traced lines on the rubbings and cut out desired shapes
Assemble the shapes on a new sheet of paper to make your design and glue them down.