Video Tutorial: The illusion of space

There are six easy ways to make our three-dimensional drawings and give the illusion of depth and space; through these six tips we could see through the history of art and discover how artists have developed increasingly more sophisticated systems to deceive the viewer's eyes and show non-existent spaces: 1. OVERLAP 2. SHADING 3. PLACEMENT 4. SIZE 5. VALUE and FOCUS 6. LINEAR PERSPECTIVE I … [Read more...]

Create animated banners with Presenter

Presenter is a simple online program for creating presentations or animated banners ... It is very interesting and easy to use, so much so that I took the opportunity to create the presentation of a book very dear to me (my sister is the author of this fantasy novel that unfortunately right now is only in Italian!). You can suggest to students to create an animated banner about themselves or … [Read more...]

Compose a Picasso’s head … on-line!

A fun on-line program to achieve our personal portrait in the cubist style of Picasso. The site is called PICASSO HEAD and with some tools of graphics and color, we can compose our cubist head, Have fun! … [Read more...]

Welcome to the new site Arteascuola!

Welcome to you, old friend or new visitor, in the new website of Arteascuola, that m eans Art at School, renovated in appearance and in the organization of content. We meet here to share with more and more effectiveness our creative ideas! Here You can find art lessons and artistic techniques to realize with our students and  with our children, in order to enhance the teaching of art in … [Read more...]

AZION…ARTI: another amazing italian Art Ed Blog

Here another new Art Blog from an Italian art teacher! She is Laura Tomasi, we met almost 30 years ago at the Secondary Art School of Trento and we have always been good friends! The title is AZION...ARTI, it’s meaning “you activate yourself”! She is teaching in an Italian Middle School (with student 11-14 years old), and I’m so proud to introduce her blog!   … [Read more...]

OVO, Amazing Art Lessons online!!

Amazing website for our online classes: concise, precise, with stunning moving images ... in a few minutes the contents that count ... undoubtedly interesting for a distracted teenagers audiences ! Thanks to Martina Malpaga that gave me the information​​! Have a look! English version: http://www.ovo.com/index.php?lang=en Italian version: http://WWW.OVO.COM/video/arte-e-design   … [Read more...]

Welcome to another Italian Art TeacherBlogger!

Welcome to Dietro il dipinto (behind the painting), a new blog by Patrizia Freschi, Art Teacher in Arezzo. Thanks to share!!! a drawing by Lorenzo A. … [Read more...]

ARTE IN CLASSE: welcome to the new blog!

Here is the blog of Martina Malpaga, who currently teaches Art in Taio (TN). I am very happy to follow it and would also recommend it to friends and colleagues who follow my blog, the network of comparisons between teachers of Art Education is expanding even in Italy! ... they multiply ideas, you learn and you come out from the walls of this narrow Italian school! Thank you and good job! ARTE … [Read more...]