Pablo Picasso was born in Spain in 1881. He was one of the greatest painters of the 20th century and is considered a Modern Era artist. He was a sculptor, painter, ceramacist, and co-founder of the Cubist movement of geometric abstract paintings, which he is most famous for. He spent his artistic years creating in Paris, France with other artist friends. In this post we are learning about Pablo Picasso with free resources, printables and unit studies.
This post is part of the Famous Artist Study Series
If you are a Charlotte Mason homeschooler you will see that studying artists go along great with this style of education.
Unit Studies and Lesson Plans:
I love all these resources from Making Art Fun:
Art Study and Art Coloring Pages:
Pablo Picasso Website has tons of information on Picasso as well as all of his artwork. Make sure you preview this first as there is some nude art.
Books that are great for a Picasso Artist Study:
Who Was Pablo Picasso?What’s So Great About Picasso?: A Guide to Pablo Picasso Just For Kids!Pablo Picasso (On My Own Biographies (Paperback))The Three Musicians: A Children’s Book Inspired by Pablo PicassoPablo Picasso (Getting to Know the World’s Greatest Artists)Picasso for Kids (Great Art for Kids Series)Pablo Picasso : The Most Famous Artist of the 20th Century (A Short Biography for Children)Just Behave, Pablo Picasso!The Two Doves: A Children’s Book Inspired by Pablo Picasso
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