What are your first impressions of this painting? (No interpreting yet, no deep reflection, just first impressions.)
Colors? Objects? Shapes?
Most prominent parts?
What part do you prefer? About which portion of the painting can you say, “I’m glad it’s there”?
What part do you least prefer? In other words, you could do without it.
What sounds do you imagine going on in the background?
If you could reach inside the picture and touch different objects, what would they feel like?
What kind of music would go with this painting? Describe the music.
If you translated this painting into a dance, describe the dance, dancers, costumes, scenery, colors, etc.
What emotions does the painting express?
What poetic phrases come out of this painting?
If this painting were a book, what would the title be?
Have you known this theme/story going on in people’s lives?
Question 15 3 pts If there is a ‘message’ in this work of art, how would you reply?
Has it ever happened to you?
If there is a ‘message’ in this work of art, how would you reply?