In this lesson, you’ll learn all about linear perspective and how you can use it to guide art involving cities and buildings.Read More
Author: Sharon Jeffus
Take a journey through art with Sharon Jeffus! In this lesson, you’ll learn how to identify and imitate two design styles from the late 1800s to early 1900s: Art Nouveau and Art Deco. Take a look at some examples of both art and sculpture, then learn how to craft your own posters and sculptures in each style.Read More
Take a journey through art with Sharon Jeffus! In this lesson, use chalk pastels to explore the concept of perspective as you draw crosses. Then, work from a master piece of art by Renoir as you learn the art of portraiture. Along the way, you’ll see paintings from the masters, like Thomas Cole, Thomas Moran, and Frederic Church.Read More
Take a journey through art with Sharon Jeffus! In this lesson, learn how to paint with watercolor as you explore things in nature, like butterflies and flowers. Look at art from the masters: Winslow Homer and John Singer Sargent. Practice some watercolor techniques, then move on to creating a fanciful scene of sailing butterfly boats.Read More
Take a journey through art with Sharon Jeffus! In this lesson, learn about value (the lightness or darkness of color) as you make pictures of feline and canine friends. Copy Manet’s famous painting of a King Charles Spaniel, and take a look at other master works of art by Carracci, Franz Marc, Cassatt, and Bachelier.Read More
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