This week we continued our appreciation of Berthe Morisot and studied Woman Sewing In Her Garden We had already looked at some of her works in our art book and I had prepared some outline tracings for our lessons. Here’s your free pdf download: Berthe Morisot Woman Sewing Outline It was a toss-up between … Continue reading More Marvelous Berthe Morisot Art Appreciation
Our Famous Impressionist Artists we started this month is ~ Berthe Morisot My girls were delighted to study a female artist who became a committed and successful artist. Bertha married Eugene (Edouard Manet’s brother, another famous Impressionist artist) and they had a daughter. She regularly exhibited her art in the Impressionist exhibitions. Her works often … Continue reading Impressed with Berthe Morisot’s “The Butterfly Catchers”
I saved Berthe Morisot’s best for last … The Cradle It is said to be her most famous art work. This is a tender painting of Berthe’s own sister Edma gently contemplating her new baby, painted in 1872. We had looked at it before during this month and talked about Berthe’s transparent painting of the … Continue reading A Collage of “The Cradle”
We love art! Here are all our art appreciation lessons, art activities and downloads. We follow a Charlotte Mason art appreciation approach ~ “Children should learn pictures, line by line, group by group, reading, not books, but pictures themselves … After a short story of the artist’s life … the pictures are studied one at a time. Children learn not … Continue reading Art
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Famous Impressionist Minibooks ~ Famous Impressionist Artist Minibooks (download)
For a lapbook or notebook & minibook combination, this versatile 18 page pdf. package includes thumbnails of masterpieces, suggested activities, blank minibook templates and an organized lapbook planner for any option using minibooks. This download will offer enough material for dedicated study of each artist and their works.
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Artists featured are:
Edgar Degas, Vincent Van Gogh, Georges Seurat, Paul Cezanne, Claude Monet, Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec, Pierre-Auguste Renoir, Paul Gauguin, Mary Cassatt, Paul Signac, Alfred Sisley, Camille Pissarro, Berthe Morisot
This year I have decided to focus on Famous Impressionist Artists and will use my wall chart; featuring one artist a month and studying his/her works. I have selected my favourites of these works and provide a gallery for each artist. A brief biography of each artist is included in the 16 page pdf. download ~
Free Lapbook downloads! You may freely download these pages for your own personal use. I humbly ask you to respect my copyright. Please link back to my blog when you share with others. Note: The main titles take you to the original post with details, descriptions, and photos of each lapbook. Parables Lapbook chronological order parables master list with … Continue reading Lapbooks
We follow a Charlotte Mason approach to our Fine Arts and History, and study famous musicians, artists, poets, political leaders, scientists and famous people. Here is a collection of our biography pages. You are welcome to download these pages for free! 🙂 Please respect my copyright and do not copy or sell these downloads. If … Continue reading Biography