Art for children, art by children, children’s book illustrators: a list of websites

Art for children, art by children, children’s book illustrators
A list of websites

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Artsonia  Kids Art Museum
The Largest Student Art Gallery on the Web
Artsonia is a kids art museum where young artists and students display their art for other kids worldwide to view.

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Classic children’s book illustrations *

Art Passions
Book illustrations by famous artists.

Children’s book illustration websites, resources from Children’s Book Central.
Rarities, discussion, links.

Children’s Art from Europe

Children’s Illustrators.com
An international directory of children’s  illustrators. A fast method of sourcing children’s illustrators online.

Society of Children’s Book Writers and Illustrators
A professional organization dedicated to serving the people who write, illustrate, or share a vital interest in children’s literature.

Children’s Book Illustrators. R.Michelson Galleries

Children’s Book Illustrators and Illustrations
A blog and gallery, with news.

The Picture Book Artists Association

Vintage Childrens Books
A gallery of images from Flickr.

Children’s book illustrators *

Illustrators of the past, a directory. DOMZ


Potter, Beatrix

Potter, Beatrix. Beatrix Potter. Peter Rabbit

Rabler, Benjamin

Benjamin Rabier
Benjamin Rabier a publié près de 250 albums illustrés, en fran­çais mais aussi en anglais. La plupart du temps, il est l’auteur à la fois du texte et des dessins. Parfois, le texte a été écrit en collaboration. Pour d’autres albums, il n’est l’auteur que de l’illustra­tion.

Rackham, Arthur

Arthur Rackham

Arthur Rackham’s illustrations to Alice in Wonderland. 
Art Passions

Arthur Rackham’s illustrations to Wind and the Willows, Peter Pan, The Ring of Nibelung  and other stories.

Remington, Frederic

Frederic Remington

Frederic Remington Museum

Rockwell, Norman

Norman Rockwell Museum, Vermont

Tenniel, John

The Project Gutenberg e-book of Tenniel Illustrations for Alice in Wonderland.

Pictures from Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland

The Mad Hatter
The Mad Hatter


ChildArt  Magazine
From the International Child Art Foundation.

Children’s music *

Music for Young Children

Children’s theatre *

Tips for taking young children to the theatre.
An informative blog post about taking children to West End theatres in London, including tips on taking young children to see shows, what theatres and productions are right for specific age groups, plus ticket and seating information for children.

The Little Angel Theatre, London

Polka Children’s Theatre, Wimbleton, London

Children’s Theater Company, Minneapolis

Colouring *

Coloring4All
Online colouring pages, printables, kids’ puzzles, drawing games.  Color dozens of pictures online, including all kids favourite cartoon stars, animals, flowers and more.

Creative Connections
Creative Connections is a registered 501(c)(3) non-profit international cultural exchange organization. We create and facilitate innovative arts-based exchanges between classrooms in the US and their peers around the world.

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Elena Krasilnikova School of Art, Kiev, Ukraine. 
Elena Krasilnikova developed her own unique teaching approach based on individual work with every student that allows developing child’s talents through the diligent work. “There is no child unable to draw”, she says.

Eric Carle Museum of PIicture Book Art 

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Gallery of Children’s Art Work, from Art Junction, a collaborative art space for teachers and students.

Games *

Coloring4All
Online colouring pages, printables, kids’ puzzles, drawing games.  Color dozens of pictures online, including all kids favourite cartoon stars, animals, flowers and more.

Coloring Painting Games
Online coloring, painting games for kids of all ages; educational and easy to play.

Crayola.com
Free coloring pages, craft ideas, lesson plans and games for kids of all ages.

GettyGames
A variety of fun visual discrimination games from Getty Museum.

iKnowthat.com Art Game

Keith Haring Interactive Colouring Book

Matisse for Kids

Nail Art Games
A directory of free Flash Art games.

Painting games, digital paintings

The Global Children’s Art Gallery. The Natural Child Project
Select a picture to view, or send in a picture.

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International Child Art Foundation

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Kinder Art.com
Searchable art lessons for children and children’s art.

Kunsthaus, Unterolberndorf, Austria.
The first school in Austria aimed at providing children with a comprehensive fine arts educational program, Kunsthaus also offers fine arts and foreign language classes for adults, workshops, international exhibitions, concerts as well as gallery and meeting spaces for artists and students of all ages.

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Museums, galleries of children’s art *

Artsonia  Kids Art Museum
The Largest Student Art Gallery on the Web
Artsonia is a kids art museum where young artists and students display their art for other kids worldwide to view.

Museum of Children’s Art (MOCHA)

Museum of Web Art
Dedicated to the art, technology and culture of the web.  Includes children’s web art.

Museums for children, museums of children’s art.
Open Directory Project

National Gallery of Art Kids Art Zone
NGAkids Art Zone offers an array of interactive online art activities that are fun for children of all ages.

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National Society of Arts and Letters, US
The National Society of Arts and Letters established the National Career Award Competition to encourage and further professional careers in the creative  arts and performing arts. The award rotates among the categories of art, dance, drama, literature, and music.

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Open Directory Project web directory of children’s and teen art.

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Showcases for children’s art. A web directory from The Open Directory Project

September 11 Children’s Art, Museum of the City of New York.

Showcases for kid’s art. A web directory from The Open Directory Project.

Stationery Art Projects for Kids
Art and craft projects for children using paper, paint, pencils, pens, cards and different printing techniques.