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One Point Perspective Trees | Art Lesson for Kids | Beverly Gurganus Fine Art

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One Point Perspective Trees | Art Lesson for Kids | Beverly Gurganus Fine Art

One Point Perspective Trees | Art Lesson for Kids | Beverly Gurganus Fine Art

 

one point perspective trees | Beverly Gurganus Fine Art

Perspective, whether an idea or physical object, is the way we view something. It helps us to understand that idea or the subject in relation to its context or environment.

Can you create art without using the right perspective?  Yes, you can, but an art professor once told me that you need to learn the rules before you can break them; therefore, I always begin a drawing unit with perspective. 

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Salt Clay Mobile | Art Lesson for Kids | Beverly Gurganus Fine Art

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Salt Clay Mobile | Art Lesson for Kids | Beverly Gurganus Fine Art

salt clay mobile | art lesson for kids | beverly gurganus fine art

Salt Clay Mobile | Art Lesson for Kids | Beverly Gurganus Fine Art

 Art Lessons for Kids are back! 

Last year when we went into the mandatory stay home order, I started sharing some art lessons for mamas and daddies who needed some ideas for their kiddos, but I stopped when things opened back up.

I’ve had some mamas reach out and ask if I would be doing more art lessons because they really enjoyed getting them.  I felt encouraged to learn that my lessons were useful and appreciated, but I also felt a bit guilty for not continuing them even after the stay home order was lifted and summer vacation began.  I’m grateful for those who expressed their gratefulness and I look forward to providing more art lesson ideas.

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Summer Never Tasted So Good | art lesson for kids | Beverly Gurganus Fine Art

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Summer Never Tasted So Good | art lesson for kids | Beverly Gurganus Fine Art

Summer Never Tasted So Good | art lesson for kids | Beverly Gurganus Fine Art

Berry Cupcake | taste of summer | Beverly Gurganus Fine Art

If you are anything like me and my family, you have found yourself spending more time in the kitchen since the stay home order. I have been doing more home cooked meals, baking, fermenting komboucha and kefir, and I even joined the "sour dough" club.  I find it comforting knowing I'm preparing something delicious and nourishing for my family, and we all can use some extra comfort during a time like this.

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