27 Creative Printmaking Projects for Kids
My most popular post on Art Class Curator is my tutorial on all things block printing. I’m constantly finding other super creative ways to do printmaking with kids, so I compiled a massive list for you of some other ideas!
Haikus About Art
In this post, you’ll learn about how I have students write haiku poems about works of art. It’s an amazing way to create personal connections to works of art. There is a free printable worksheet in this post as well, which you can get in the free worksheet bundle below!
40 – SUPPORTING ENGLISH LANGUAGE LEARNERS IN THE ART CLASSROOM
1 out of every 10 students in the United States is an English Language Learner. ELL students face unique and often overwhelming challenges, but the art classroom is the perfect place for them to thrive. Art is a universal language and can become a vital educational, communicative, and creative outlet for ELL students.
What is art? 6 Artworks that Help Define Art
The art about art artworks in this collection are works that help define what art is. They make you think about that ultimate art and aesthetics question, “What is art?”
Teaching the Past, Creating the Future: Black History Month Art Lessons
A collection of posts and resources with artworks by black artists, civil rights art, African art, art projects, book suggestions, and more to teach Black History art lessons.
25 Favorite Madonna and Childs in Art History
Today, I was going to do a 5 favorite Madonna and Child paintings post, but I absolutely couldn’t pick 5. I moved it to 10, then 12, then 20, and then I ended up at 25. I just found a 26th, and I can’t leave it out, so technically there are 26 in this list now.
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I was recently introduced to the work of Augusta Savage, a black American artist the first half of the 20th century, who will now join Rodin when I think of emotional and expressive portrait sculptures. Marvel at her incredible work below and share it with your children and students with these activity ideas and discussion questions.
Art and Poetry Connections with Saloua Raouda Choucair
Check out this schoolwide group art project with both poetry and art connections inspired by the art of Lebanese artist, Saloua Raouda Chocair.
IS IT OKAY TO HATE A WORK OF ART?
Back when I taught art appreciation at a local community college, I had many many adult students who came into class saying things like “I just don’t get it!” or “My kid could paint that!” or “I just don’t like that artwork!”
Art Spotlight: Hokusai's Thirty-six Views of Mount Fuji
In this series, I delve a little deeper into individual works of art to help give you ideas for how to use them in your classroom. For each artwork, I include discussion questions, a short description of its significance and context, and learning activities. #art #arted #arthistory #printmaking #artappreciation #hokusai #artclasscurator #elementaryart #middleschoolart #highschoolart #museumed #homeschooled
Close Encounters with Art - Art Observation Activities
Creative and engaging art observation activities that will help students connect with and remember works of art long after class ends. #art #arted #artedactivities #arthistory #artappreciation #lookingatart #elementaryart #middleschoolart #highschoolart #homeschooled #museumed #artclass #fun #learning
Puzzles About Art: The Chimpanzee Painter
I am totally obsessed with teaching art and aesthetics. I use aesthetics puzzles such as this one to address this fun and engaging philosophical questions in the classroom.
Super Fun Art Description and Drawing Activity for Developing Language Skills
Have you ever had a learning activity that was so fun that your students laughed until they cried and fell out of their chairs? This art description and drawing art appreciation activity is one of my go-to activities for great practice at analyzing art while making amusing art connections. #art #arted #artactivity #artappreciation #artgame #artteacherwin #drawing #drawinggame #highschoolart #middleschoolart #artactivity