In this post, we will share an amazing Art and Artist list of resources and classic books for kids.
We list fiction and non-fiction books as well as popular art materials and art lessons and printables.
Whether you are looking for timeline of famous artists, famous artwork or more, you will find it here!
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Art and Artist List of Resources and Classic Books for Kids
We have listed some of our most favorite Art and Artist books.
We have read them over and over and every time, we learn so much!
I think you and your kids will really enjoy them, too.
Simply click on the books images to get more information.
Fiction Artist Books
van Gogh and the Sunflowers (Anholt’s Artists Books For Children)Frida Kahlo: The Artist who Painted Herself (Smart About Art)The Magical Garden of Claude Monet (Anholt’s Artists Books For Children)Henri Matisse: Drawing with Scissors (Smart About Art)Who Was Leonardo da Vinci?My Name Is Georgia: A Portrait by Jeanette WinterLeonardo and the Flying Boy (Anholt’s Artists Books For Children)Cezanne and the Apple Boy (Anholt’s Artists)Matisse the King of Color (Anholt’s Artists Books for Children)Papa Chagall, Tell Us a StorySandy’s Circus: A Story About Alexander Calder
Nonfiction Artist Books
In these books, you will find some awesome famous artists timelines, modern art projects and samples, great ideas for contemporary art, classical art and more!
Kid Artists: True Tales of Childhood from Creative Legends (Kid Legends)13 Artists Children Should Know13 Art Techniques Children Should KnowThe Art Book for Children13 Women Artists Children Should KnowMonet and the Impressionists for Kids: Their Lives and Ideas, 21 Activities (For Kids series)What’s So Great About Picasso?: A Guide to Pablo Picasso Just For Kids!National Geographic Little Kids First Big Book of Who (National Geographic Little Kids First Big Books)Child’s Introduction to Art: The World’s Greatest Paintings and Sculptures
Art Projects for Kids
If you are looking for famous artist projects for kids or just artist inspired art projects, here are some great books to look at!
Art for Kids: Drawing: The Only Drawing Book You’ll Ever Need to Be the Artist You’ve Always Wanted to BeHow to Draw Pets (Dover How to Draw)Paint Lab for Kids: 52 Creative Adventures in Painting and Mixed Media for Budding Artists of All Ages (Lab Series)Art Lab for Kids: 52 Creative Adventures in Drawing, Painting, Printmaking, Paper, and Mixed Media-For Budding Artists of All Ages (Lab Series)Cute Animal Illustrations for Little Artists (Drawing Books for Kids Book 1)How to Draw People (Dover How to Draw)Art for Kids: Comic Strips: Create Your Own Comic Strips from Start to FinishArt Masterpieces to Color: 60 Great Paintings from Botticelli to Picasso (Dover Art Coloring Book)How to Draw Animals (Dover How to Draw)Art for Kids: Cartooning: The Only Cartooning Book You’ll Ever Need to Be the Artist You’ve Always Wanted to BeColor Your Own Great Paintings by Women Artists (Dover Art Coloring Book)Great American Artists for Kids: Hands-On Art Experiences in the Styles of Great American Masters (Bright Ideas for Learning (TM))How to Draw Flowers (Dover How to Draw)Under the Sea Scratch and Sketch: An Art Activity Book for Imaginative Artists of All Ages (Scratch & Sketch)Perspective! for Comic Book Artists: How to Achieve a Professional Look in your ArtworkClay Lab for Kids: 52 Projects to Make, Model, and Mold with Air-Dry, Polymer, and Homemade Clay (Lab Series)Discovering Great Artists: Hands-On Art for Children in the Styles of the Great Masters (Bright Ideas for Learning (TM))
Famous artists for kids to research:
Sandro Botticelli, Jackson Pollock, Andy Warhol, Leonardo DaVinci, Michaelangelo, Georgia O’Keeffe and more!
Kids get arty and are excited to create art masterpieces. Here are some fantastic resources for young children!
PlayMais MOSAIC Little Forest Animals – A Box Full of Creativity for Kids – Educational Arts and Crafts Toys, Gift for Boys and GirlsMelissa & Doug Happy Handles Wooden Stamp Set: 6 Stamps and 6-Color Stamp PadBCP 24 Set Educational Preschool DIY 3d Eva Foam Art Craft Painting Sticker Puzzle KitKIDDYCOLOR Wood Art Drawing Set for Kids in Wooden Case 108 Piece,Colored pencils Crayons,PaintingJoyin 650 pcs Craft Pipe Cleaners Chenille Stems Bundle including 300 Pipe Cleaners, 200 Pom Poms, 100 Wiggle Eyes and MoreLakeshore Rainbow Scratch PaperDo A Dot Art! Markers 6-Pack Rainbow Washable Paint Markers, The Original Dot MarkerKIDDYCOLOR Deluxe Wood Art Set for Kids in Wooden Case(132 Piece)How to Teach Art to Children, Grades 1-6Children’s Artists Fabric Aprons – Kitchen, Classroom, Community Event, Crafts & Art Painting Activity. Safe Clean 12 Pack Assorted ColorsSTENZTIME Ultimate Stencil Set | Large 70 Piece Stencil Drawing Kit and Over 260 Shapes | Ideal Educational Toy and Creativity Kit |The Perfect Kids Gift for any occasion!Hape Art Paper Roll Replacement for Kid’s Art Easel PaperLakeshore My Keepsake PortfolioLakeshore Arts & Crafts Supply Center
Famous Artists for Kids
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