Great Art Lessons for the Creative Soul
Happy 2021! Now is a great time to focus on the words and work of Dr. Martin Luther King. In the art room, we have the pleasure of exploring visual creativity that expresses our admiration for Dr. King, his life and powerful words. Use the images below to lead your young artists in a discussion about various artistic renderings of Dr. King. How are the images below similar and different? Which piece do you enjoy the most? Which artist captured the essence of Dr. King?
Make sure to purchase and download our latest art lesson celebrating this iconic leader. Inspired by the work of renowned visual artist Faith Ringgold, this lesson is a great way for young artists to practice portrait painting. Also explore our website to discover more art lessons inspired by Dr. King and the artists featured in this post.
Alicia L. McDaniel
Alicia L. McDaniel is the author and creator of Great Art Lessons for the Creative Soul. She is also an educator, professional artist, and lover of the arts.
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