The best way to continue art education is continue the growth outside of the classroom as well. We have compiled helpful books, websites, and resources to help inspire art explorations!


  • Looking at Art in the Classroom – Art Investigations from the Guggenheim Museum; Rebecca Shulman Herz; Teachers College Press, 2010.
  • The Art Book for Children – Volumes 1-2; Phaidon Press, Inc., 2005 and 2007.
  • My Art Book; DK Publishing, 2011
  • Discovering Great Artists; MaryAnn F. Kohl and Kim Solga; Bright Ring Publishing, Inc., 1996.
  • The Art of Eric Carle; Eric Carle; Philomel Books, 1996.
  • Art is Fundamental – Teaching the Elements and Principals of Art in Elementary School; Eileen S. Prince; Zephyr Press, 2008.

Art Museum Websites

Other Helpful Art Websites