Our Exploring Great Artists ebooks give you everything you need to create your own colorful units to study art at home or in your classroom. Each volume features a broad range of artists, creative art techniques, and interesting ideas for materials to explore. The ebooks are written by MaryLea Harris and draw on her many years of experience working with children in art classrooms. MaryLea is an artist, art teacher and mother of two. She combines her formal art training with her hands-on work in schools and art camps to create a resource which is easy to do at home or in class, fun, colorful, and which offers a rich arts education experience.
Complete art lesson plans in each volume
Each volume gives you:
:: complete art lessons featuring a selection of the world’s greatest artists
:: art history lessons and background information about each featured artist
:: supply lists, using many items from your own art and crafts stash, or recycled materials
:: full-color photographs of actual student work
:: detailed step-by-step photo directions
:: each volume is just $15 or you can buy the full curriculum of all three volumes for just $35, saving you $10
The art lessons can be done individually with your own child, or in a large group or classroom setting. You can do several lessons together, like a camp experience, or spread them out over several weeks or months.
The projects are best suited to 5 – 10 year olds, but can also be done with 3-4 years olds.
Special Offer :: Save $10 on the full curriculum
You can buy each volume individually, or get the whole set for a rich supply of art ideas to work on over time. We’re really pleased to be able to offer a special discount to readers who’d like to buy the full set. If you would like all three volumes you can add the special bundle to your cart and get them for $35, giving you a $10 saving.
Volume One :: Exploring Great Artists $15
Wassily Kandinsky :: Henry Matisse :: Morris Louis :: Jackson Pollock :: Pablo Picasso :: Henri Rousseau :: Mark Rothko :: Faith Ringgold :: Georgia O’Keeffe :: David Hockney
12 complete art lessons featuring 10 great artists. Delivered as a pdf download, which you can read on screen or print. Just $15.
Franz Marc :: Wayne Thiebaud :: Joan Miro :: Edvard Munch :: Frank Lloyd Wright :: Jasper Johns :: Andy Goldsworthy :: Piet Mondrian :: Michelangelo :: Claes Oldenberg
13 complete art lessons featuring 10 more great artists. Delivered as a pdf download, which you can read on screen or print. Just $15.
Pablo Picasso :: Henri Matisse :: Vincent Van Gogh :: Georgia O’Keeffe :: Louise Nevelson :: Georges Braque :: Andy Warhol :: Claude Monet
12 complete art lessons featuring 8 more great artists. Delivered as a pdf download, which you can read on screen or print. Just $15.
Sample lesson pages
Purchase and download information
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