Panting with scissors--The first activity in our Exploring Art History with Preschoolers series. We begin by examining a simple technique by the Modern master, Henri Matisse. Matisse Cutouts - Painting with Scissors
Henri Matisse - His bold use of color and shape in his paper cutouts expose the children to a new medium and style of art. In their classrooms, the children create masterpiece cutouts of their own using a sea motif.