Art Appreciation Points of Discussion
Excerpted from How Artists See People by Colleen Carroll.
Woman: Woman In An Armchair, by Pablo Picasso.
About the Artwork
Starting with her hands, trace your finger around the lady as if you were drawing an outline.
If you don't see her at first, keep looking, and she will gradually appear to you.Recommended Books:
How Artists See People: Boy, Girl, Man, Woman
by: Colleen Carroll
In How Artists See People, the author examines how humans have been depicted in works of art from different time periods and places.
How Artists See - Teacher's Guide
This new "omnibus" edition of the How Artists See Teachers’ Guide contains creative, educational activities for using the How Artists See series in the home and classroom. Each chapter in the new guide covers an individual volume in the series: Animals, America, Artists, Cities, The Elements, Families, Feelings, Heroes, People, Play, The Weather, and Work. Teachers will love the standards-based activities that explore artistic concepts and interdisciplinary themes and reinforce concepts children read about in each volume of How Artists See. For easy lesson planning, each chapter is cross-referenced to the national standards in the main content areas, skills are organized with a scope and sequence chart, and a glossary is provided for easy reference to terminology that appears throughout the guide.