Art Appreciation

Andy Warhol Inspired Activities for Kids

 Andy Warhol's talents have been questions, criticized and ridiculed through the decades as being in-genuine, unoriginal, and 'not his'.  This week we are going to explore not only the techniques of Warhol, but study the world events that surrounded his life.  With all things considered, at the end of the week, I'm going to ask… Continue reading Andy Warhol Inspired Activities for Kids

Art Appreciation, homeschool

Pablo Picasso Activities for Kids of All Ages

My oldest has been begging to study Pablo Picasso for two years now, and finally he has gotten his wish.  "Cubism," he answers for every question that is style related in art...even if it is wrong, and I know he was so ready to be right.  Picasso though sold over a thousand paintings in over… Continue reading Pablo Picasso Activities for Kids of All Ages

Piet Mondrian Activities
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4 Piet Mondrian Activities For Kids

Piet Mondrian, a man who was raised to breathe, sleep, and devour art by his father, and who seemed to regurgitate the exact replicas of the masters who came before him.  That is until he broke away and became his own man.  He found great influence by his stint in Paris and friendship with Vincent… Continue reading 4 Piet Mondrian Activities For Kids

Art Appreciation, homeschool

Michelangelo & Artists of The Renaissance Activities for Kids

And as we enter day two of our unit, so do we also enter the Renaissance.  My Favorite time of history!   Art is a big part of engineering, and so a study of a famous artist, or two, is important to understanding the big picture of innovation.  You as instructor do not have to study… Continue reading Michelangelo & Artists of The Renaissance Activities for Kids