Spotlight A Matter of Form Learn how artists use type to explore shape and space
Spotlight Basics + Big Ideas Analyze how artists transform type with simple techniques
SPOTLIGHT Show, Don't Tell Examine how Barbara Kruger says so much with just a few words
mixed media Symbols & Statements This article discusses Jasper Johns' work, his artistic process, and his use of symbols
mixed media What's in a Number? This article discusses Jasper Johns' use of numbers in his work
PAINTING, REALISM Réne Magritte: Man of Many Hats This feature article is an introduction to Surrealism and René Magritte.
Painting, Realism Driven by Dreams This feature article discusses Magritte’s integration into the Surrealist movement in Paris, the artists with whom he interacted, and the techniques he used to create a sense of confusion and mystery in his work.
Pick Up Where You Left Off
DESIGN Chip Kidd: Graphic Designer Scholastic Art interviews graphic designer Chip Kidd about his book cover designs.
DESIGN Design With a Message This article explores how graphic designers visually communicate information
Drawing, Public Art Q&A With Milton Glaser The graphic designer speaks about art with a message.
STUDIO PROJECT Expression Through Emoji This hands-on studio art project helps students use what they've learned about working with visual communication to create a self-portrait and a related emoji.
Brush up on the basics with these how-to videos!
COLOR What You Need to Know About Color Watch an art skills demo video with tips and techniques for working with color.
Drawing One Point Perspective Learn tips and techniques for using one point perspective.
Drawing Figure Drawing Learn tips and techniques for drawing the figure.
Drawing Drawing the Head Master the art of drawing a realistic human head.
Drawing Types of Line Learn tips and techniques for working with line.