Art is… Worldwide/Multicultural December festivities.
This is not meant to be a complete listing of all Holiday artists/events.
This zipped file contains 12 different Holiday Art activities.
Most art activities are open ended art and 3 are cut and paste collages! 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.
l. Chagall “Chanukah”
2. Grandma Moses “Christmas at Home” -USA
3. Thomas Nast’s “Merry Old Santa Claus” - USA
4. Kwanzaa Holiday Stamps - USA
5. Collage of Vintage International Christmas Postcards
6. Collage of Worldwide Holiday Traditions in photos
7. Boxing Day - UK Commonwealth Holiday
8. Holiday Tree Art - Collage of Famous Works of Art
9. Matisse "Nuit de Noel" - France
10. Rivera "Ninos pidiendo Posada"- Mexico, Latin America
11. Santa Lucia Day - Sweden, Finland, Italy, Caribbean
12. Larson - Sweden
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.
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..."