What is the importance of colour in this story?
Now look at this picture below. What colours do you see? What do the colours show or represent?
The colour purple is significant to Christians as it represents the colour of mourning.
Today you are going to create a piece of art to express and respond to the crucifixion of Jesus. You need to think carefully about the colours, shade and tone of the art work to represent the emotions related to Jesus’ crucifixion. You can use any art resources you want: it could be collage, water colours paints, poster paints, sewing, you could even use 2Paint or 2Paint A Picture using Purple Mash on your computer. The choice is yours!
Write a short description of your piece of art, explaining which colours you chose and why.