Category Archives: Painting

14 PICASSO – Painting What You’re Not Painting

I lived too far away to spend much lap-time with Dougie, so I wrote him these letters. . Hi Dougie, Here’s another one of Picasso’s harlequin pictures. The harlequin is holding his child. Picasso painted a clown at a time … Continue reading

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13 PICASSO – White Faces & Harlequins

I lived too far away to spend much lap-time with Dougie, so I wrote him these letters. . Hi Dougie, Here’s a picture Pablo Picasso painted. The man looks normal, but the lady has a white face. No one has … Continue reading

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12 PAINTING A FACE LIKE PICASSO

I lived too far away to spend much lap-time with Dougie, so I wrote him these letters. . Hi Dougie, Let’s paint a face like Picasso’s “Girl in Front of a Mirror.” We’ll start with the picture we made when … Continue reading

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11 PICASSO – Side Light & Funny Faces

I lived too far away to spend much lap-time with Dougie, so I wrote him these letters. . Hi Dougie, Here is another painting by Pablo Picasso. It is a picture of a lady sleeping in a chair. It’s calld … Continue reading

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10 PABLO PICASSO – Modern Art

I lived too far away to spend much lap-time with Dougie, so I wrote him these letters. . Hi Dougie, Here is a painting by Pablo Picasso called “Girl in Front of a Mirror.”  When most people hear the name … Continue reading

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03 BEN SHAHN – Leaving Things Out & Adding Things

I lived too far away to spend much lap-time with Dougie, so I wrote him these letters. . Hi Dougie, Let’s look at some more of Ben Shahn’s drawings.  I like this one but it’s a bit strange. The boy … Continue reading

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02 BEN SHAHN – Drawing with Simple Lines

I lived too far away to spend much lap-time with Dougie, so I wrote him these letters. Hi Dougie, Here’s another picture I thought you’d like. It’s by a man named Ben Shahn. He’s really good at drawing with only … Continue reading

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01 PAUL KLEE – Having Fun With Art

I lived too far away to spend much lap-time with Dougie, so I wrote him these letters. Hi Dougie, I found a picture I thought you would like. It’s by a man named Paul  Klee. His last name is pronounced … Continue reading

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