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Meet the Art: Portrait of Emy (Quick Tip)

Karl Schmidt-Rottluff, Portrait of Emy


Sometimes portraits show us more about how people feel than how they look. How do you think this woman feels? Is she happy, sad, angry, scared?


What face do you make when you are happy? What are some things that make you happy? What face do you make when you are sad? What makes you sad? Explore NCMALearn and find a painting that shows people who look happy.


Make a drawing that shows how you feel. Talk about things that make you happy and make you laugh. Make a drawing about this feeling by choosing colors that match this mood.