Review Category : Art

Art turns the homeschool day around! How? Scientific research has proven that stimulating the right side of the brain helps with whole brain growth. We have found the creativity we enjoyed during art time spills over into other subjects. Those creative ideas help with thinking throughout the day.  “Creativity, it’s ...

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The Gothic Period (1200 AD -1450 AD) Many young students, when hearing the term “Gothic,” think of a certain style of fiction art in desolate lands with macabre creatures and violent action. In truth, Gothic has a far nobler meaning especially when pertaining to art history. The Gothic style was best manifested ...

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Mary Cassatt was an unusual Impressionist. Not only was she a woman and an American, she also remained a studio painter, preferring to paint her subjects indoors, unlike most of the original Impressionists who carried their paints and canvases outside for plein air painting (en plein air means “in the ...

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