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

About the Artist

Leonardo da Vinci (1452-1519)
Renaissance artist Leonardo da Vinci is best known for his realistic portraits. He was a master at studying the lines and shape of a person’s face. He very slowly and carefully observed the textures, shapes, and unique details for his drawings and oil paintings.









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Leonardo da Vinci Curriculum & Art Projects for Kids

Art Elements Taught

Line, Value

Art Activity Emphasis

Renaissance Portraits, Proportions of Face

Student Art Supplies

Markers, Paint Swabs

Vocabulary Learned

contrast, detail, line, portrait, realism, Renaissance

This artist unit is part of Track D 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 D. Save more with a track purchase & teach all year long.

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