This week we will view and enjoy the artwork of Alfred Sisely. He is not one of the more famous impressionist painters around but he certainly has some wonderful pieces for your family to take a deeper look at and study. You may wish to talk a little more about landscape art.
Artwork on WikiPaintings– make sure to click to see the enlarged images.
Alfred Sisley in Perspective on Practical Pages – Another of Nadene’s awesome lessons with a printable
Landscape definition for older kids on Wikipedia – lots for example
Alfred Sisley Notebook Page
Intimate Impression – Alfred Sisley Notebook Page
Pull the painting up on your computer and let your children view it for a few minutes. Follow up with recording the information specified on the notebook page and then color in the image with colored pencils.
Here is a link to the painting: The Bridge at Villeneuvela Garenne.
Here is the schedule of artists planned in this series:
Week 7: Alfred Sisley
Week 8: Paul Cezanne
Week 9: Edouard Manet
Week 10: Edouard Vuillard