How to Teach Art to Children has it all: background information, literature resources, and concise step-by-step directions for 96 art projects that will help children learn about the elements of art and then use the elements in the styles of famous artists. Children gain valuable art education by learning and applying the fundamentals of art: the 7 elements. This book incorporates art history and education in simple art projects. Children get to experience art while they learn about famous artists. Literature references help teachers and parents enrich the art activity. Includes 160 pages in full color.