Art Noveau Day 4

gustav Klimt 1862-1918 Gustav Klimt was an Austrian painter who worked during the Art Noveau movement Klimt had a very famous golden phase. Most of the pieces he produced during this time featured gold leaf! One of Klimt’s pieces from this period is called the tree of life, seen below.   Today’s Activity Today’s free …

Art Noveau Day 3

Art Noveau Today is day 3 of our exploration into Art Noveau! Today we’re looking at the amazing stained glass pieces that were produced during the Art Noveau movement. Click here to download our free Stained Glass Project! Missed Monday’s Post? Download our free Art Noveau handout for to learn more about this art movement! …

Art Noveau Day 2

Back for more Art Noveau activities? Today we’re looking at some Art Noveau patterns! Make sure to take a close look at the handout! Art Noveau patterns generally use concepts like asymmetry and whiplash lines. In today’s activity, color in the patterns and decide which one is not considered Art Noveau! Click here to download …

Art Noveau

Weekly Theme This week, our creative art activities have a theme! Each day this week, we’ll be doing an activity related to the Art Noveau movement! Click here to download our free Art Noveau handout that will help with the week’s activities! Whiplash Lines Today’s activity illustrates the concept of Whiplash Lines, an Art Noveau …

Balance

What is balance? In art, balance describes how objects in a picture are distributed. Whether or not an image is balanced can tell you a lot about the meaning behind the image. Things to think about Today’s free creative art activity is a coloring page depicting an underwater scene. Here are some things to think …

2D and 3D Illustration

2D or 3D? What is the difference between two-dimensional and three-dimensional object? In a drawing or painting, an object that is two-dimensional is flat and lacks any depth. In contrast, a three-dimensional object is more life-like. You can see more than one side of the object. Castle Illustration Today’s creative art activity is a drawing …

Foreshortening Exercise

What is foreshortening? Foreshortening is a technique used in art to illustrate that an object or part of an object is closer than the rest of the image. It allows the artist to show the image from a particular angle. Free Download Today’s free download is a foreshortening exercise that shows a cat with a …

Sports Coloring Page

What’s your favorite sport? Let us know in the comments! Free Download Click here to download your free sports themed coloring page!

Contour Line

What are contour lines? In art, contour lines define the edges of an object. They tend to show only the edges of a shape and the important lines within the inside of a shape. Contour or outline? The difference between a contour drawing and an outline is that outlines do not illustrate any lines within …