BrainPOP

Painting

How can a blank canvas, a little brush, and a few globs of color be transformed into a masterpiece hanging on the wall in an art museum? In this BrainPOP movie, Tim and Moby lead you on a guided tour of the art form of painting. Learn about the variety of paints, paintbrushes, and painting styles that artists have to choose from. Discover how mixing three basic pigments can produce the brilliant range of colors we see in the world around us. And marvel at some of the most famous paintings in history--all without having to stand in line behind camera-toting tourists!

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What is painting?

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