Two of my favorites:
OK, if we ever get the basement waterproofed and usable, I am totally doing this on the walls!
Hallway Art Gallery
Today we went on an internet field trip to India.
The Ajanta Caves, carved out of rock and mountain by Indian monks back in the Dark Ages, are absolutely incredible.
The children were amazed by the sculptures and the frescoes.
Here is a wonderful 3D “map” of the caves.
Finally, we’re going to paint pictures tomorrow and tape them at the top of the stairs where little hands can touch them often. Then we’ll see what happens to the “frescoes” over days, weeks, maybe even months. This will help them better understand how public art needs to be protected from the elements and the public.
The other day, we looked at some of Jackson Pollock’s art. This web site had some good information. We also really enjoyed watching this video:
I love this picture of Michael and Katie Grace together, not killing each other. DOH! Forgot the smocks!