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 …

Walt Disney’s Favorite Artist: Mary Blair

Mary Blair had a unique style seen mostly in Disney productions from 1943-1953. As Walt Disney’s favorite artist, she created concept art for many Disney films, including Cinderella, Dumbo, Peter Pan and Alice in Wonderland, and her style is still inspiring Disney and Pixar movies today. This project is one …

Elizabeth Catlett

Elizabeth Catlett is an African American artist who worked in a lot of different mediums, including prints, woodcuts, and linocuts. Her work focuses on themes of social injustice, the human condition, historical figures, and the relationship between mother and child. She was born in 1915 and died in 2012 at …