Art resources for Grades PreK-3

Posted on January 15, 2021

by Juliette H

Here are 12 books (a mix of fiction and nonfiction) that are perfect for introducing young readers to the world of fine art. These books are a great place to start whether you’re looking for inspiration, fun facts, or just a good story!

Cover of The Prehistoric Masters of Art Cover of The Prehistoric Masters of Art

The Prehistoric Masters of Art

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Cover of Masterpiece Mix Cover of Masterpiece Mix

Masterpiece Mix

Cover of Seen Art? Cover of Seen Art?

Seen Art?

Cover of Artist to Artist Cover of Artist to Artist

Artist to Artist

Cover of I Ain’t Gonna Paint No More! Cover of I Ain’t Gonna Paint No More!

I Ain’t Gonna Paint No More!

Kid Artists

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Cover of The Art Book for Children Cover of The Art Book for Children

The Art Book for Children

Cover of Who’s in the Picture? Cover of Who’s in the Picture?

Who’s in the Picture?

Cover of Art & Max Cover of Art & Max

Art & Max

Cover of Why is Art Full of Naked People? Cover of Why is Art Full of Naked People?

Why is Art Full of Naked People?

Cover of Art and How it Works Cover of Art and How it Works

Art and How it Works

Cover of The Artist and Me Cover of The Artist and Me

The Artist and Me

If you loved these books, don’t stop here! Check out Gale in Context for even more art history facts or the Hobbies and Crafts Reference Center to start creating yourself!

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