After some research, I found that the idea of modern art I had was NOT what I thought it was. When I previously thought of modern art, I thought of ONLY avant-garde, block shapes, and funky sculptures. I thought the artists were abstract characters making massive statements of rebellion in their art Read More
Periods of Art History Resources
From the Impressionists to modern artists, meet the men and women who created art and made history through this series of art history resources. We'll look at various periods through worksheets, printables, and more. We'll also get to know a little about the artists themselves and study some of their famous works.
Why be normal? Normal is boring. The art of surrealism is unique, anything but normal. It is the definition of stepping outside of the box. Surrealism is an art movement where artists sought to release creativity and illogical images as a form of expression. If your kids like to be different, then Read More
Out of all the different types of art, abstract art is the most interesting to me. Abstract art can have different and varying meanings to those who are observing, as well as the artists who created the work. It is all about perspective. If you want to explore an eccentric type of artistry with your Read More
Expressionism is a great tool to incorporate feelings and emotions with your kids while still learning about the fantastic artwork of that era. Should you need some resources to go alongside your art history lessons, these printables to teach kids about the expressionists will help. Many Read More
Post-Impressionist artists were known to stretch the boundaries of those who came before them. The era for Post-Impressionism lasted from 1885 to 1910. These printables will help you teach kids all about the Post-Impressionist and his/her artwork during that period. Post-Impressionists Read More
Impressionist art is, at its core, the first attempt at capturing a moment in time; much like we use our phones to capture moments in time today. A great place to begin an art history study is with impressionists and these printables to teach kids about impressionists will Read More