Fun, easy to remember facts about the artist.
A look at her interesting life and work.
A study of Thorn Necklace and Hummingbird with examples
of themes and questions that you can ask about it.
A video demonstration to help create your own piece.
A discussion based on a quote from Kahlo to enable your
child to think creatively and ask questions.
Art supply list.
Further resources to explore.
An extra activity idea!
Day of the Dead collage.
What's in a lesson?
Children will learn about Frida Kahlo and her painting 'Thorn Necklace and Hummingbird, 1940'. Each lesson is designed so that every child of any ability can master the art techniques demonstrated.
Did you know?
Kahlo almost died in a terrible bus crash and because of the accident, she had over 30 operations during her life and was never able to have children.
Nuts and bolts
Here's how this online lesson works...Once your payment goes through, you will be guided to a download link so you can see your lesson plan straight away. Lessons also include a video demonstration. You will also receive an email with your download link. Simple.