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 Digital Art Resources

Curriculum Ideas and Lesson Plans

? Sir Robert Hitcham's Art and ICT pages
http://www.hitchams.suffolk.sch.uk/ict_art/index.htm
Created by Sir Robert Hitcham's Primary School in Suffolk, this site contains lesson ideas for effective ways of using ICT in art.

? Access Art: Visual Arts Teaching and Learning
http://www.accessart.org.uk/
Inspirational resources created by artists.

Interactive Learning Experiences

? Inside Art - Educational Web Adventures
http://www.eduweb.com/insideart/index.html
Linking literacy with the work of famous painters. An interesting interactive programme.

? Art Pad
 http://artpad.art.com/artpad/painter/
An interactive painting program where children can experiment with different brushes, colours and designs.

? Arts Connected
http://www.artsconnected.org/toolkit/index.html
Explore tools and processes used by artists through a range of interactive activities

? CLEO
http://www.cleo.net.uk/resources/index.php?cur=5&ks=2
Art and Design resources, plans and interactive activities for Key Stage 2
http://www.cleo.net.uk/resources/index.php?ks=1&cur=5
Art and Design resources,  plans and interactive activities for Key Stage 1

? Tate Learning: My Imaginary City
http://kids.tate.org.uk/games/my-imaginary-city/
An interactive site allowing children to create an imaginary city

? National Gallery of Art
http://www.nga.gov/kids/kids.htm
A whole range of experimental art and design applications to experiment with. The highlights are detailed here.

? Collage Machine
http://www.nga.gov/kids/zone/collagemachine.htm
An interactive digital collage tool.

? Wallovers
http://www.nga.gov/kids/zone/wallovers.htm
Design and manipulate your own symmetrical patterns

? Artisancam
http://www.artisancam.org.uk/home.php
Watch artists at work and have a go yourself

Interactive Artist Links

? Keith Haring
http://www.haringkids.com/index.html
Keith Haring examples to inspire and explore.

? Pablo Picasso
http://www.mrpicassohead.com/
Children can create 'Picassoesque' faces using the tools available.

? Alexander Calder
http://www.nga.gov/kids/zone/mobile.htm
Design and create an online mobile based on the work of Alexander Calder

? Paul Cezanne
http://www.nga.gov/kids/zone/stilllife.htm
Plan and design your own still life in the style of Paul Cezanne

? Henri Rousseau
http://www.nga.gov/kids/zone/zone.htm#jungle
Create a jungle in the style of Henri Rousseau

? William Morris
http://www.vam.ac.uk/vastatic/microsites/1312_artsandcrafts/design_a_tile/tool/
Create a William Morris inspired repeated design

? David Hockney
http://redstudio.moma.org/interactives/remix/index_f.html
Build a collage using a collection of shapes and photographs.

? Portraits
http://www.mylearning.org/interactive.asp?journeyid=144&resourceid=194
http://flashface.ctapt.de/
http://www.zefrank.com/scribbler/

Online Art Galleries

? The National Gallery
http://www.nationalgallery.org.uk

? The National Portrait Gallery, London
http://www.npg.org.uk

? Tate Britain
http://www.tate.org.uk

? Tate Modern
http://www.tate.org.uk/modern/default.htm

? Drumcroon Gallery
http://www.drumcroon.org.uk/home.html

? The Tate
http://kids.tate.org.uk/

Free Programs

Picnik
http://www.picnik.com/
Enhance and manipulate photographs with easy to use yet powerful editing tools.

Photostory
www.microsoft.com/.../digitalphotography/PhotoStory/default.mspx
Bring digital photographs to life with this free software

Paint.net
http://www.getpaint.net/index.html
Free image and photo editing software for computers that run Windows.

Pixlr
http://www.pixlr.com

Sumo Paint
http://www.sumopaint.com/web/

Foto Flexer
http://fotoflexer.com/