Art Education Tips

Click on the links below to access the following resources
and support your child’s creative, intellectual, and personal development!

ART TIPS FOR PARENTS: THE PARENT’S ROLE IN CHILDREN’S ART EXPERIENCES

Your role in your child’s art experience is critical. Click on this link about the BUILDING BLOCKS to increasing your child’s self-esteem and self-confidence!

Keep in mind that each child learns differently and has his/her own unique interpretation and creative approach. When we encourage this, we encourage critical and innovative thinking… essential life skills.

HANDOUTS: 20 BASIC SCRIBBLES

Print this out and understand the importance of each and every “scribble” your child makes! Please refer to this important article on drawing, “When Children Draw”…, Very exciting!

IDEAS: PLAYDOUGH RECIPE

Make every day a creative art adventure with your family! Here’s ony easy way how: Make your own play dough! Check out this easy recipe:

Kid’s Art Gallery

Tour some of our students’ artwork! There’s no limit to what your imagination can create.

O’KEEFE’S GARDEN

In Georgia O’Keefe’s Garden, big flowers take up the entire canvas. Fuchsia, orange, purple, turquoise, red… It’s just the beginning!

CALDER’S MOBILES

In this Master Artist lesson, students use their artist fingers to create their own mobile in the style of Alexander Calder.

MONET’S WATER LILIES

Students examine his use of color and brushstroke technique, and then use our special liquid watercolors and sponge brushes to create their own masterpieces.