Four Artists Paint One Tree

4 Artists Paint 1 Tree

This Disney Documentary from 1958 shows four artists with individual styles and ideas about art, work together on the animated film Sleeping Beauty. They learn to mold their skills and stick to the unified style of the movie, putting their individual ideas aside. To show how different they are in reality, Disney takes four of the animators out to… Read more »

Guillermo del Toro’s Sketchbooks

pan's labyrinth

Del Toro is an award winning Mexican director and film maker who is an artist at heart; communicating his ideas for films through elaborate sketches in notebooks. He is best known for horror and comic book style films like Blade 2, Hellboy 2, Pan’s Labyrinth, and Pacific Rim. More recently he helped produce the animated film The… Read more »

Unlock Art

tate unlock art

Unlock Art is a series of videos from the Tate museum in London; they cover a wide range of topics like Surrealism, Women Artists, Nudes, and the Art Market. These videos would be better for a more mature high school or Art History class due to the mature content of some of the artworks featured in… Read more »

Inge Druckrey: Teaching to See

Teaching to See

This is a beautifully made documentary features Art Educator and Graphic Designer Inge Druckrey as she explains her methods on getting students to really see the objects they intend to draw. Every art educator should watch this video and it would be great to share with advanced art, AP Studio, and/or Art History students. It is… Read more »