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Kids Artists

Kids Artists
Artworks are made by students of grade 4 You need:printed drawing sheet crayonswatercolour paint brushesjars with water On the Italian art blog Arteascuola from Miriam Paternoster, I came across this terrific art lesson about Paul Klee. Be sure to visit Miriam's blog, it's great! Paul Klee (1879 – 1940) is a German/Swiss painter. His work belongs to modern art.

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For the Love of Art: Henri Matisse 5th graders finally finished their fall collages, just in time for winter! I will be starting this same project with a couple classes that are behind next week, and we will be using cool colors and cut-paper snowflakes instead of leaves. This can really be done for any season! First, we looked at a a powerpoint about Matisse and his cut outs, and discussed geometric and organic shapes. After the powerpoint, students filled one whole page in their sketch books with organic shapes, and one whole page with geometric shapes. They also did sketches of various types of leaves (I had tons of visuals, books, printouts, and real leaves for them to look at). How To Draw Hands Tutorials So everybody knows that the hands and the fingers are one of the hardest things to draw. So here is a personal collection of different hand references, hope to enjoy it and never stop practice. Hogarth hand poses from Iron Giant (middle of page) Mickey Mouse Hand Model Sheet by Les Clark ca. 1932

Download for Free 2.6 Million Images from Books Published Over Last 500 Years on Flickr Thanks to Kalev Leetaru, a Yahoo! Fellow in Residence at Georgetown University, you can now head over to a new collection at Flickr and search through an archive of 2.6 million public domain images, all extracted from books, magazines and newspapers published over a 500 year period. Eventually this archive will grow to 14.6 million images. This new Flickr archive accomplishes something quite important. While other projects (e.g., Google Books) have digitized books and focused on text — on printed words — this project concentrates on images. Leetaru told the BBC, “For all these years all the libraries have been digitizing their books, but they have been putting them up as PDFs or text searchable works.”

45 Websites For Students To Create Original Artwork Online More and more websites are coming online to give students the ability to unleash their creativity in new and innovative ways. From abstract art to pointillism, students now can click and draw their way into original works of art, and today’s freebie gives you a great list of places to begin. The sites are labeled by grade level to help guide you to those that best suit your students. Coffee Filter Butterfly Ages preschooler Using craft sticks and fabric scraps, kids can create this fun and pretty flower garden activity with recycled materials – perfect for Earth Day. by Amanda Formaro What you'll need ½ black chenille stem Paper coffee filter Water color paints Paint brush Water

Videos - Origami Baby Home » Publications » Videos Videos Baby Videographer: Sara Adams Diagrams: Origami Design Secrets Level: Complex My rendition: Baby, opus 272 Collage Matisse’s style Arte a Scuola Creativity in the classroom and in life You are here: Home / Paper&Cardboard / collage / Collage Matisse’s style ART LESSONS LIBRARY Looking for an art lesson? Click on any of the three categories below to show you my collection of lessons, posts and tutorials for each topic….

A List of Awesome Art and Drawing Apps for your iPad Have you ever thought about teaching art through the iPad ? Well you can do it now. There are several awesome apps that can help you teach your students about art and drawing. As you probably know art is a very important element of the 21st century literacy . It not only engages students and boost up their motivation, but it also promotes their divergent as well as convergent thinking skills.

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