The copy as instrument of knowledge

Since forever in the history of art, every artist is used to copying the other artists’ work, especially the work of the ancient masters. This practice teaches to us a lot of … [...]

Double figures created with silhouettes…

After reasoning about positive and negative space in the 7th grade classes, we … [...]

The copy as instrument of knowledge…

Since forever in the history of art, every artist is used to copying the other … [...]

Flowers printed with Craft foam…

We have already worked with this interesting material that can be etched, cut, … [...]

Sgraffito tiles: terracotta clay and white slip…

This activity was done by Daniela De Luca, a restorer-potter who leads workshops … [...]

Fashion design with Textures: worksheets and 5…

The drawings for these activities are inspired by Scott Nylund’s work, an … [...]

How to paint the color wheel: video tutorial…

A new video tutorial from arteascuola.com, about how to paint the color wheel … [...]

Artist Trading Card Global Swap 2016 from Italy…

With great pleasure I publish here the Artist Trading Cards, created by ten … [...]

Fashion design with Textures: worksheets and 5…

The drawings for these activities are inspired by Scott Nylund’s work, an … [...]

Drawing

Asterisk* with three ways to shade…

As in this previous lesson, we practiced three different ways to create value … [...]

Painting

How to paint the color wheel: video tutorial…

A new video tutorial from arteascuola.com, about how to paint the color wheel … [...]

Art Techniques

4 ways to draw with DOTS…

We created these mixed media paintings with 6th grade students. We experienced … [...]

Clay

Clay as a sketchbook…

A holiday on mountain, looking around with joy, to discover shapes, sketches, … [...]

Paper & Cardboard

I-cube: me in numbers…

Can we introduce ourselves with numbers? We can do it on the 6 sides of a cube! … [...]

Art &Technology

Monochrome photos: a color hunt!…

The word MONOCHROME describes paintings, drawings, design, or photographs in one … [...]

Teaching

Meeting with the artist: Albino Rossi…

Having a meeting with an artist is always a special experience: we are used to … [...]

Shop

Romanticism ancient and contemporary: 6 worksheets…

Romanticism is always a fascinating art period for students: the artistic … [...]

Drawing

Like tissues at the microscope: shading exercise…

In order to comprehend the shading effects in a drawing, it's very useful … [...]

Painting

Contemporary Romanticism…

Romanticism is always a fascinating art period for students: the artistic … [...]

Art Techniques

Artist Trading Cards 2016…

Also this year students grade 8th took part to Artist Trading Cards Global Swap, … [...]

Clay

Flowers in bowl……

The inside of the bowls is an excuse to draw sketches of flowers that glide like … [...]

Paper & Cardboard

Nativity in the style of Romero Britto…

For this Christmas we decided to participate in a contest of cribs that takes … [...]

Art & Technology

Take a picture of one-point and two-points…

How many times we look at a landscape in perfect one point perspective, without … [...]

Teaching

Drawings, Music, Emotions: collaborative project…

Matching drawings, music, and emotions is a fascinating experience, which helps … [...]

Shop

Still life on abstract background…

In order to  understand the light and shadow on a solid we drew  the shades on a … [...]