ERIC Number: ED406308
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1996
Reference Count: N/A
Let's Meet Famous Women Artists. A Creative Art Activity Book. A Teacher's Guide Featuring 19 Famous Women Artists' Biographies and Enrichment/Research Activities.
Badman, Jacqueline; Lewis-Spicer, Lisa
This activity guide showcases the work of 19 women artists who have made outstanding contributions to the world of art in spite of the incredible obstacles society placed upon them. Artists, alphabetically presented, include: Sofonisba Anguissola, Rosa Bonheur, Deborah Butterfield, Rosalba Carriera, Janet Fish, Helen Frankenthaler, Giovanna Garzoni, Harriet Hosmer, Frida Kahlo, Angelica Kauffman, Kathe Kollwitz, Judith Leyster, Maria Sibylla Merian, Berthe Morisot, Anna Mary Robertson Moses (Grandma Moses), Georgia O'Keeffe, Jaune Quick-To-See Smith, Faith Ringgold, and Maria Van Oosterwyck. A brief biography is given for each artist, followed by a lesson activity, vocabulary words, a materials list, step by step instructions for the activity, and an evaluation questionnaire. Concluding activities, a glossary, and a bibliography are provided. (MM)
Descriptors: Art Activities, Art Education, Art History, Artists, Elementary Secondary Education, Females, Instructional Materials, Units of Study, Visual Arts
Instructional Fair/T. S. Denison, 2400 Turner Avenue, NW, Grand Rapids, MI 49544.
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Historical Materials
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: N/A