Category Archives for Famous artists

The Art of Beverly Buchanan for Kids

Beverly Buchanan is a contemporary artist that I chose to highlight because I thought her work was great for the kids to imitate.She paints a lot of shacks and that's a great subject matter for the

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Paul Klee for Kids – 2 Activities

Paul Klee was the artist chosen for these 2 activities  with 2 different classes. The first group (first graders) were given the 2 images below of Paul Klee’s

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The art of Reggie Laurent for Kids

  Reggie Laurent is more of a contemporary artist but, a great one for kids to copy.(See more of his work here) His style is abstract, his colors are vivid

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Mattisse for Kids

Mattisse was an artist who went through various stages in his artistic life. Towards the end of his life when he was not well, he spent lots of time doing organic

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Impressionism for kids: 10 different activities

Impressionism for kids usually falls under the banner of teaching kids about famous artists. Since it is quite difficult to have children learn about artists like

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Monet for Kids & by Kids

Many teachers and parents want to give children some culture. The way they do that is often by having the children learn about famous painters and then giving them

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Mondrian art for kids: What about some tape collaging

According to the paintings of Piet Mondrian, it seems like he was an artist who spent lots of time making lines. Before Starting children on Mondrian for kids or any artist for kids it’s a wise

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Kandinsky for Kids: Using a great artist to introduce abstract art

Wassily Kandinsky was a very well known abstract artist. His paintings were not geared towards children yet Kandinsky for kids is something that many art teachers are  looking for to see how they can

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