This activity was created exclusively for STEAMfest by Layne Kennedy, Woodlawn Art Teacher.
For thousands of years, artists have been inspired by nature. This activity will introduce you to artists who create their pieces using materials found in nature. While the types of art vary, the message is the same- draw inspiration from what is around you. Browse these incredible works of art and use them as inspiration to create your own outdoor art!
- Watch Ms. Kennedy’s intro video above.
- Browse the photos in the gallery below.
- Choose your favorite and learn more about the artist using the links below.
- Go outside and create your own small art project.
- Record in your journal.
- Which artist was your favorite?
- What did their art make you think about or feel?
- Did you create your own art?
Earn badges and qualify for prize drawing by registering and answering journal questions. It's fun and easy!
Want to learn more about the artist? Check out the links below!
Nils- Udo and Andy Goldsworth