Complete a picture study of this painting and use the free printable notebook page to record your thoughts.
Listen to a composer who created music during the same time period that Renoir painted, Antonin Dvorak. This week I picked a little bit longer selection but I think your family will find it easy to listen to and enjoy as you work on your sketches.
Harmony Fine Arts Grade 8 has more custom notebook pages and links than any other year. This plan will offer a way to introduce your child to 20th Century artists and composers in an age appropriate way using interesting resources and follow-up activities. Harmony Fine Arts Grade 8 – Modern Era Art is a 36 week long plan for art and music appreciation. The plans are flexible and you can choose from three different options for art appreciation. You can choose to complete one, two, or all three of the options depending on your available time and interest.
If you would like more specifics for these plans, you can click over to theHarmony Fine Arts Grade 8 entry for more information. For this blog entry, I will illustrate what a typical week will include if you choose to follow the plans.
You can also print out a list of artists and composers for Harmony Fine Arts Grade 5-8 HERE.
Please Note: Many families have successfully used these plans with children with children younger and older than eighth grade (find suggestions in this blog entry). You can email me if you have any questions about using these plans with your family. [email protected]
Sample pages and resources lists for every level of Harmony Fine Arts are found on the website or using these links: Resourcesand Sample. Note that the Usborne Introduction to Modern Art is available at a reason price used and there are plenty of copies at this time.
HFA Grade8 – Modern Era Art and Music Week 2: (Print out theSample Pages and follow along.)
Note that your study of Pierre Auguste Renoir will stretch out from week 1 to week 6.
Option 1: Picture Study
View La Loge using the link provided. (Click to enlarge.)
Print the image for your notebook if you wish using the instructions included in the ebook. Also you can add to your artist notebook page that you started in week 1.
Option 2: Art Appreciation with Follow-Up Activities (2 short periods or one longer period of time each week)
Read the The Usborne Introduction To Modern Artpages 6-9. Follow the links in the book on page 8 to supplement your reading. Use the information to complete the What is Modern Art? notebook page from the Harmony Fine Arts plans.
Continue working on your listening log and notebook page.
See my Harmony Fine Arts Grade 8 page for more specifics for this plan for art and music appreciation. You can print out the samplefor a list of artists and composers included in this ebook, a list of materials and resources needed, supplies list, and six weeks of plans to examine.
You can click over to purchase the Harmony Fine Arts Grade 8 ebook plans HERE.