Robert Tabor: Artist and multi-dimensional designer Fantasy Shoe Sculpture
What is Fantasy Art/Surrealism? • Depicts magical and supernatural themes, ideas, creatures or settings. • Fantasy art can be attached to mythology and surrealism.
Robert Tabor Biography • Living artist today. • Degree in Graphic Design from the Art Institute of Boston. • Works at a corporate in New York.
What is Tabor known for? • Decorating, graphic design, visual display for: Mattell toys, Nickeloedan, MTV, and Macy’s. • Fantasy shoe sculpture using different medium. Ex. Clay, foam, fabrics, etc.
Activity-Fantasy shoe story • Create a children’s storybook in your group relating to one shoe sculpture from the artist Robert Tabor( it can be a poem that rhymes). • The book must include: • Text • Images • The meaning of the sculpture (your interpretation). • Use Elements(shapes, lines, color) and Principles(unity, balance, patterns) to describe the sculpture.