This course is designed for children and educators interested in learning about art with the famous cat, Lucy, and art teacher, Krista Schumacher. "Lucy Loves Art" will engage your child or students through several videos. The videos teach children about different art elements such as color and line, famous artists such as Van Gogh and Wyland, and provide different art activity ideas! The videos are quick, engaging, and educational for children ages 5 to 15+. Some of the videos briefly demonstrate the project, while others walk children through the entire length of the lesson.
Included in this courses are the following videos:
Materials *Please note: these materials are recommended and can be altered depending on the art project.
Lucy learns about mixing primary colors, the color wheel, values including shades and tints, and much more!
Lucy learns about Robert Wyland, American Environmental Artist.
Lucy learns about the elements of art in Van Gogh's "Starry Night" and makes her own oil pastel Starry Night picture.
Sheet of paper
Lucy learns how to recreate Van Gogh's "Sunflowers."
Lucy learns about Wayne Thiebaud and makes various dessert items out of clay and paints them!
Crayola Air-Dry Clay Acrylic Paint & Brushes Plastic Utensils
Lucy goes back in time to learn about cave art!
Brown construction paper
Lucy learns how to add value when drawing a pumpkin!
Paper (any color will work)
Lucy learns how to do a pumpkin painting!
Tempera paint: yellow, white, and red
Lucy learns how to create chalk pastel snowman!
Half sheet of blue paper
Schumacher is an oil painter, art teacher, and creator of the art education series: Lucy Loves Art. Lucy Loves Art is an educational video series designed to enrich art teachers, parents, and children in their visual art development. Lucy, Schumacher's cat, is a favorite among her 760+ art students. Schumacher is an elementary school art teacher in Florida and enjoys integrating art and technology.