At Nature's Materials, we understand that there is a plethora of educational information online. It isn't easy to discern reliable, consistent resources from those based on opinion and clickbait. A reliable and trustworthy resource is the National Gallery of Art - Digital Education Resources. During the pandemic the National Gallery of Art provided a list of ten (10) learning resources and program for audiences of all ages to support parents and their children, teachers, students, and educators.
These resources include:
Children's Video Tours - a selection of 50 video tours exploring paintings by taking a closer look and learning about both the painting and the painter.
An Eye for Art: Focusing on Great Artists and Their Work - a selection 50 great artists grouped in seven themes - Studying Nature, Exploring Places, Examining Portraits, Telling Stories, Observing Everyday Life, Questioning Traditions, and Playing with Space. Explore each artist in less than 4 downloadable pdf pages.
Look Together - a selection of 10 artist and their work with guides on examining and comparing art.
NGAkids App for iPad - Discover the world of art in a fun and easy way. Explore and learn about some of the most famous works from the Gallery's collection, make your own art, and share it with friends. The NGAKids Art Zone App for iPad lets you explore your inner artist.