Historical, Culturally Diverse, Standards-Based Art Lessons to Inspire Young Artists

About the Artist

Mary Cassatt (1844 –1926)
Mary Cassatt was an American who traveled to France to study art. It was quite an accomplishment for a woman, and an American at that, to exhibit with the famous Impressionists. She beautifully painted portraits of women and children.  









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Mary Cassatt Curriculum & Art Projects for Kids

Art Elements Taught

Color, Line

Art Activity Emphasis

Portraits and Hats, Proportions of Face

Student Art Supplies

Oil Pastels

Vocabulary Learned

composition, contrast, pastel, impressionist, overlapping, portrait

This artist unit is part of Track A along with six other artists.  All tracks include:


  • Implementation guide to manage scheduling, volunteers & communication
  • Multi-level, age-appropriate curriculum for all seven artists in this track
  • Engaging PowerPoint visuals that include vocabulary, art concepts & music
  • Timed, illustrated & scripted lessons perfect for teachers or volunteers
  • Hands-on technique worksheets, art project details, art prints, games & props
    *Art supplies and teacher/volunteer training DVDs can be added to your order.

The below artists are part of Track A. Save more with a track purchase & teach all year long.

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