Henri Matisse Cookie | Art Projects for Kids

June 28, 2009

Biography
Henri Matisse (31 December 1869 –3 November 1954) was a French artist, known for his use of colour and his fluid, brilliant and original draughtsmanship. As a draughtsman, printmaker, and sculptor, but principally as a painter, Matisse is one of the best-known artists of the 20th century. Although he was initially labeled as a Fauve (wild beast), by the 1920s, he was increasingly hailed as an upholder of the classical tradition in French painting. His mastery of the expressive language of colour and drawing, displayed in a body of work spanning over a half-century, won him recognition as a leading figure in modern art.

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Check out this fun way to learn about famous French artist Henri Matisse.

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Objective
Students will learn about French modern artist Heni Matisse by being introduced to his art, and then by creating their own masterpiece after his work.

Materials
4″ Sugar Cookies
Cookie Frosting
Food Coloring
Popsicle Sticks or Paint Brushes
Cookie Design Worksheet

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2 Responses to “Henri Matisse Cookie | Art Projects for Kids”

  1. Amrita Says:

    Hi my mums and I are trying to make it so wish us luck:)!!!!!!!!


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