This packet is Thanksgiving Day Art showing different traditions.
Thanksgiving Day is mainly celebrated in the US and Canada, however there are other countries that celebrate Thanksgiving in some form. It is hard to find art work by well known artists, so I have picked some traditions to illustrate. These are open ended printables of 10 different subjects.
l. Around the World
2. A Collage to Create from Vintage Postcards
3. A Charlie Brown Thanksgiving
4. Celebrating the Turkey... a la John James Audubon
5. Grandma Moses
6. Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade
7. Thanksgiving Art is...(includes Norman Rockwell)
8. A Cornucopia Cut & Paste
9. A Long House Maze & Coloring
10. The First Thanksgiving Coloring
Note: Use of any copyrighted images, artists' photos or artwork is for students enhancement of their Art History and appreciation of Art, in accordance with Fair Use in Education.
Open Ended, is usually a student directed process, where they can draw their feelings, emotions, reactions to the art work in the blanks provided. They can choose to copy the designs, outlines the shapes/forms, or even just draw one aspect. Open ended is not assessed and there is no right or wrong. Just encourage active participation in some form.
If you have any questions, please contact me. And, If you are unfamiliar with Open-Ended art activities, please download my free "Open-Ended Art is..."