Negative Images

This month in art, we created what the tots coined, “Peter Pan Shadows”. The topic of shadows was a perfect jumping off point into discussing what exactly a negative image or negative space is. Well, what is negative space? “Negative space is, quite simply, the space that surrounds an object in a image. Just as important as that object itself, negative space helps to define the boundaries of positive space and brings balance to a composition.”

   
    
 
   

 
   

   
  
  

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