Piet Mondrian | Homeschool Art Lesson Resources

May 30, 2009

How would you like it if  your paintings became so famous that other painters, advertisers, architects, graphic designers, and even high fashion clothing designers around the world copied your distinctive style for decades? For Piet Mondrian this dream became a reality.

Learn about the life and art of celebrated Dutch Modern artist Piet Mondrian. Start with the biography, and then click and print these fun curriculum resources.

Biography
Piet Mondrian was born in Amersfoort in the Netherlands, in 1892. He was the second of his parent’s children. At a very young age his father Pieter and his Uncle Fritz, both artists themselves, introduced Piet to the world of art.

Piet Mondrian Biography continued on MakingArtFun.com

Art Masterpiece Projects

Piet Mondrian | Rectangles, Colors and Black Lines on MakingArtFun.com (Recreating Mondrian’s art with construction paper)

Mondrian Cookies
Bake a batch of 4″ sugar cookies and paint a work of art on the top in Mondrian’s distinctive style. Use the cookie design worksheet to figure out what color/black band arrangement will look the best and then start making your cookie. You’ll need 4″ sugar cookies, blue, yellow, red and black frosting, popcicle sticks to spread the frosting, and a frosting bag for the black lines.

Mondrian Cookies on MakingArtFun.com

Mondrian Cookie

Free Coloring Pages
Print and color a Mondrian masterpiece.  The one from EnchantedLearning.com lets you color online.  Click the color and then click in the rectangle/square.  The coloring page from MakingArtFun.com if free to print.  You can find an image of the original artwork online for the pattern of colors (Google Search/Images: Composition with Blue, Red and Yellow.)

Mondrian Coloring Online on Enchanted Learning.com

Mondrian Coloring Page (Composition with Blue, Red and Yellow) on MakingArtFun.com

Word Search Worksheets
You can build reading skills with these free printable artist word search worksheets. You’ll need to print the MakingArtFun.com artist biography to complete the worksheet, as this word search does not provide students with the words to search for. They are to identify the keywords in the biography (what’s important about the artist), and then see if these words are in the word search.

Piet Mondrian Word Search on MakingArtFun.com

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