Minnie Evans

Minnie Evans was an African American artist alive from 1892-1987. Her paintings and drawings surround a face with colorful plants and spirals drawn with wax or crayons that represent dreams and hallucinations she had as a child that would also come to her during the day.  Use crayons to color …

Kara Walker

Kara Walker is an African American artist that uses silhouettes to depict scenes of slavery. Today, create your own Kara Walker inspired piece with silhouettes! This project is one of the virtual classes exploring women artists, hosted on Facebook Live from 1:30-2pm every Wednesday and Friday. Materials and instructions are …

Lyubov Popova

Explore three artistic movements through the works of one artist: Lyubov Popova, a Russian woman who was born in 1899 and died in 1924. Today’s project is inspired by Popova’s work with Suprematism, an artistic movement that focuses on geometric forms in a limited range of sizes and colors. This …

Frida Kahlo

Frida Kahlo was a Mexican painter who lived from 1907-1954. She began painting at age 18, while recovering from an almost fatal bus accident. She has a relatively small collection of work, many of which are self-portraits. Kahlo painted her own reality, and many of her paintings reflect her struggles …