This fantastic list of Kids' art books will make exploring art fun and easy! WOW - so we already have half of these, but the other half look awesome, too!
Art Projects for Kids
Sarah Kay (many more beautiful coloring pages in this link) | Free Kids Coloring and Crafts
Press Here - a family favorite book! Have child stick stickers then tell you what happens when you press the buttons. Write it down!
"The Day the Crayons Quit" by Drew Daywalt
"Journey" by Aaron Becker
"Art" by Patrick McDonnell
Round up of art projects for kids inspired by famous artists.
"My Many Colored Days" by Dr. Seuss
Art Lesson to go along with the book "Lots of Dots" by Craig Frazier.
Matisse Preschool project: Coincide with the book "When Pigasso Met Mootisse" by Nina Laden.
10 children's books about art
Painting Activity to go along with "Chameleon's Colors" by Chisato Tashiro
Great to go along with the book...The Crayon Box That Talked.
No-mess finger-painting: put paper and paint inside a large Ziploc and tape it down.
We mixed the primary colors for a background, then tore white mice. We added pink ears and tails, and then the eyes and noses.
Start with a magazine or newspaper clipping and let the child expand the picture!
Monet Art Project- Crayon Resist & Watercolor.
Easel and blank canvas
artist inspired preschool projects
"Willow"by Denise Brennan-Nelson
30 kids' art projects based on great artists!