Free Mini Art Lessons for Children
FREE MINI ART LESSONS FOR CHILDREN
These free mini art lessons for children can be used for holidays such as MLK Day, Lunar New Year, Easter, Earth Day, Mother’s Day, Cinco de Mayo, Father’s Day and more! Each Art in Action art lesson includes an art lesson plan with artist background, discussion questions, and step-by-step art project directions. This downloadable packet of 8 free art lesson plans for children include the following artists and accompanying projects for suggested occasions.
CLICK ON EACH OF THE 8 FREE MINI ART LESSONS TO DOWNLOAD:
Art lesson on Faith Ringgold’s Tar Beach: story quilt art project for Martin Luther King Jr. Day, storytelling art craft projects
Art lesson on Jean Dubuffet’s Cows: popcorn decorated sheep art project for 2015 Lunar New Year, Spring Equinox, farm animal art projects
Art lesson on Picasso’s Bouquet of Peace: 3-D paper flower art project for Easter, Earth Day, Mother’s Day, nature art projects
Art lesson on Diego Rivera’s La Pinata: Aztec sun art project for Cinco de Mayo, Earth Day, sun art projects for kids
Art lesson on Matisse’s Beasts of the Sea: Sea collage art project for Summer Equinox, Earth Day, World Ocean Day, sea creatures art activities and ocean life art project
Art lesson on Ando Hiroshige’s Snowy Scene: Winter scene art project that can be used to celebrate the Winter Equinox, snow, or other winter holidays
Art lesson on Dia de los Muertos: Skull art project for Dia de los Muertos, the Mexican “Day of the Dead” holiday in early November
Art lesson on Northern Humpback Whale: Art project that teaches students to make a 3-D whale. Can be used for Earth Day, World Ocean Day, or to talk about endangered species
Art in Action is a national nonprofit that creates comprehensive, easy-to-teach visual arts curriculum for Kindergarten through 8th grade students. We invite you to try a full lesson from our 3rd grade curriculum by submitting the form below.