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Georgia O’Keeffe: A Homeschool Art Lesson

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We started off the new year studying my favorite artist – Georgia O’Keeffe. To begin the lesson, I handed books out about O’Keeffe for the kids to look at and asked them to tell me what they observed about her

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52 Pillows – #31 – Concentric Circles

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Inspiration:   Pillow #31:   I had so much fun teaching my homeschool class about Kandinsky last month and doing a concentric circles project with them, I wondered if I could do something similar with fabric. What fun to make this pillow AND find something useful to do

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Kandinsky and free Abstract day: Homeschool Art Lessons

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Wassily Kandinsky: Concentric Circles After Beginning Color Theory, our next lesson was about Kandinsky. Unlike when we studied Picasso, I was able to pass out books of Kandinsky’s work and let the kids browse through them. I asked them to

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Beginning Color Theory: Homeschool Art Lessons

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In December our little homeschool class started working with paint in conjunction with color theory and our continuing study of Abstract artists.   Color Theory It’s one thing to be able to name the primary colors and what colors are

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Pablo Picasso: Homeschool Art Lessons

5th grader

We got a late start on art this year so my first lesson wasn’t until mid-November. I chose Pablo Picasso as our first artist to study because he had so many styles and used different mediums. He’s well-known and I thought

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Becoming an Art Teacher

In our campaign to help our 10-year-old son get his mojo back and become engaged and interested in life again, we decided to homeschool him. Probably sounds like a crazy idea in the face of all we have to do

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