The kids are interested in art- making art, seeing art, and reading about it. They really enjoy the book Bridget’s Beret by Tom Lichtenheld, and it opened the door for some light conversation and study on art and artists.
With a few more books from the library (Listed in May Review), we talked specifically about self-portraits. They looked at self-portraits by famous artists and a book dedicated to work by children.
Then it was time to get them started on their own projects: