NOV 2016: Winter: Cat on a Cushion
October 10, 2016

NOV 2016: Winter: Cat on a Cushion

DETAIL: Théophile-Alexandre Steinlen (Swiss-born French; 1859–1923). Winter: Cat on a Cushion, 1909. Color lithograph;  20″ x 24″.Metropolitan Museum of Art, N.Y. The Elisha Whittelsey Collection, The Elisha Whittelsey Fund, 1950. Public domain. Want To Have This Month’s Full-Size Study Print For Your Classroom? Order Your Copy of A&A November 2016 Issue For Only $6 OR Download a PDF of A&A November 2016 […]

OCT 2016: Young Hare
September 13, 2016

OCT 2016: Young Hare

DETAIL: Albrecht Dürer (German; 1471–1528). Young Hare, 1502. Watercolor and Gouache on a cream wash; 9.88″ x 8.90″. Albertina, Vienna, Austria. Artwork is in the Public Domain. ONLINE EXTRAS click here for resources related to this art print  Want To Have This Month’s Full-Size Art Print and Lesson Plan For Your Classroom? Order Your Copy of A&A October 2016 Issue For […]

Animal Spirit Coloring Book
May 11, 2016

Animal Spirit Coloring Book

One of my favorite projects to do with my eighth-grade students is the “Animal Spirit” project, which is inspired by the artwork by Sue Coccia (www.earthartinternational.com). This lesson has evolved since I discovered it years ago, during my student teaching. The original lesson plan came from Becky Levine, now retired from many successful years teaching […]