Great Artists Archives - Red Ted Art's Blog : Red Ted Art's Blog

RSSGreat Artists

Kids Get Arty: Exploring Mike Kelley for Kids

| April 30, 2014 | 9 Comments
Kids Get Arty: Exploring Mike Kelley for Kids

Finally, we are back with another “Great Artists for Kids” project! We are a little late with this one, though we did do the project a while back. This month’s Great Artist we are focussing on, is American popular culture artist Mike Kelley. Mike Kelley is a great modern day artist to explore with kids, […]

Continue Reading

Valentine’s Decorations – Heart Mobile

| January 26, 2014 | 9 Comments
Valentine’s Decorations – Heart Mobile

  The 31 Days of Love series is slowly coming to an end.. boo hoo.. but before it does, we still have some wonderful Valentine’s Decorations for you to go with all your Valentine’s Cards. Valentines Gifts  and Valentines Treats! Dayna from Lemon Lime Adventures shares this adorable heart mobile! Hi, Red Ted Art Readers. I am Dayna from Lemon Lime Adventures and […]

Continue Reading

Kids Get Arty: Textile Art for Kids with Janet Bolton

| January 22, 2014 | 4 Comments
Kids Get Arty: Textile Art for Kids with Janet Bolton

Welcome back to Kids Get Arty! I can’t believe we only do ONE Art project every two months and yet the time whizzes by and it is time to do and share our next Great Artist art project with you. This month we are looking at Textile Art and a British Artists called Janet Bolton. […]

Continue Reading

Kids Get Arty: Titian for Kids – Pigment Making

| November 20, 2013 | 5 Comments
Kids Get Arty: Titian for Kids – Pigment Making

Yes, it is time to get ARTY again. We do get crafty regularly, as you know. And we have lots of open ended arty sessions – usually dictated by the kids – you can read more about them in my Daily Creativity section. Easy to set up, self direct projects.  Both of these activities form […]

Continue Reading

30 Art Projects for Kids – Exploring the Great Artists

| September 3, 2013 | 11 Comments
30 Art Projects for Kids – Exploring the Great Artists

We have been running a Kids Get Arty challenge now for well over a year. Every couple of months, we challenge you to look at a real artist with your child, discuss their work and then be inspired by their technique or inspiration to create your Art Projects for Kids. It has been a wonderful […]

Continue Reading

Kids Get Arty: Lichtenstein for Kids

| July 17, 2013 | 3 Comments
Kids Get Arty: Lichtenstein for Kids

Welcome back to our bi- monthly Kids Get Arty project! Every two months, we explore a Great Artists – today we have Lichtenstein – in a child friendly manner. We looked at Lichtensteins artwork and then had a go in “the style of”.. remember, it isn’t about copying the artwork, but exploring the technique and […]

Continue Reading

Kids Get Arty: Karel Appel

| March 13, 2013 | 14 Comments
Kids Get Arty: Karel Appel

Welcome back to another Kids Get Arty post -a bi monthly challenge all about exploring real artists, discussing and then having a “go” in the style of that artists! You can find more information on the Kids Get Arty page – including all our previous art projects for kids, which include Andy Warhol, Andy Goldsworthy, David Hockney, […]

Continue Reading

Kids Get Arty: Andy Warhol Art

| January 16, 2013 | 15 Comments
Kids Get Arty: Andy Warhol Art

Hooray, it is time for Kids Get Arty again – the bi monthly challenge to get you exploring Great Artists and their art with your children (read more about it and see our previous projects HERE). Please only link up ART PROJECTS today. Crafts will be back next week! This month we are looking at Andy Warhol Art. […]

Continue Reading

Exploring The Great Artists – 30+ Art Projects for Kids

| April 13, 2012 | 86 Comments
Exploring The Great Artists – 30+ Art Projects for Kids

Introducing the Great Artist to my kids is something that has been on my agenda for a long long long time. My kids are only 4yrs and 2yrs old, so of course there is still plenty of time. However, this hasn’t stopped me buying lots of wonderful art books for children (amongst our current favourites […]

Continue Reading