Colour Travels: Alma Thomas


Jaf Yusuf

About this lesson

Paint a colourful abstract watercolour.

Colour Travels: Alma Thomas

Jaf Yusuf

Discover the work of African-American artist and teacher, Alma Thomas. She was inspired by patterns created by sunlight, and rows of flowers planted in her home city, Washington DC. We will be recreating Thomas' famous 'Resurrection' artwork - a flood of colour to brighten your day!

You will need:

  • A pencil
  • Plain drawing paper
  • Watercolour paints