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Online Extras / April 2010 | Arts & Activities
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Apr 2010

Online Extras / April 2010

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Additional Links for April 2010

Community Connections, Works of HeART: Help for Haiti (page 22)
For information about the Haiti Houses project created by
Florida art teachers Ann Ayers and Ellen McMillan,visit:
www.haitihouses.com/

Art Across the Curriculum: A (Not-So) Private Eye (page 26)
To view René Magritte’s painting, “The False Mirror,” visit:
http://www.moma.org/collection/object.php?object_id=78938

Web pages mentioned in the “Visual Arts” classroom activities:
www.twelveby12.org

www.artfor12.blogspot.com/search/label/Ogen

Clip & Save Art Print: “The Boating Party”
by Mary Stephenson Cassatt
(page 29-32)

For more information on the life and work of Mary Cassatt, visit:
http://www.marycassatt.org/
(Image base of works and short biography.)

http://www.metmuseum.org/explore/CASSATT/HTML/indexl.html
(Resource for children from the Metropolitan Museum of Art detailing
the life, times and works of Mary Cassatt.)

http://www.nga.gov/collection/gallery/cassatt/cassatt-main1.html
(National Gallery of Art tour and overview of selected prints by Mary Cassatt.)

http://www.nga.gov/collection/gallery/ggcassattptg/ggcassattptg-main1.html
(National Gallery of Art tour and overview of selected paintings by Mary Cassatt.)

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WIk1QrUb1A4
(Slide presentation of a wide selection of Cassatt’s work, set to music.)

Cassatt’s work was featured on a 1966 commemorative United States postage
stamp, featuring this month’s Clip & Save Art Print,
“The Boating Party.” To see it, click here:
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Stamp_US_1966_5c_Cassatt_with_Zippy.jpg

To access the coloring page mentioned in the Primary-level “Classroom Use
of the Art Print” activities, click here:
http://www.enchantedlearning.com/artists/cassat/coloring/boating.shtml

To access the Picturing America Web site mentioned in the Elementary “Classroom Use of the Art Print” activities, go to:
http://picturingamerica.neh.gov/

Self-Portraits with a Twist (page 38)
For information about artist Tim Hawkinson, visit:
http://www.pbs.org/art21/artists/hawkinson/index.html

Styling Like Monet (page 40)
A short video of Allen Montague finger painting can be seen at:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Z3W4xsdwQ28

More about Montague: www.southernpalette.com

Alpha Art … the ABCs of ART “X” (page 20)
Click here for additional lesson plans

 


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