Production and Creative Expression

Website
Description
http://edu.glogster.com/
Online poster webpage - collaborative expression
http://www.creaza.com/frontpage
Suite of creative tools - make movies, edit audio, design cartoons
http://artpad.art.com/artpad/painter/
A simple, yet fully featured online drawing pad
http://bomomo.com/
A fun tool for creating abstract art
http://www.wiiplayable.com/playgame.php
Virtual sketchpad (can be linked to a Wii remote)
http://www.zefrank.com/scribbler/
Scribbler - animated doodling tool
http://www.mylearning.org/interactive.asp
Educational, interactive portrait drawing tool
http://www.wordle.net/create
Design word art using text from websites, speeches,
students' papers, etc...
http://www.saatchi-gallery.co.uk
A fully featured online painting tool
http://www.voki.com/Voki_for_education
Create a personal avatar (virtual self)
http://www.artsonia.com/teachers
Art lesson plans and a museum for students to
showcase their artwork online
http://artsconnected.org/toolkit/explore.cfm
The Artist's Toolkit: Visual Elements & Principles

Aesthetics, Valuing, and Perspectives of Art

Website
Description
http://www.googleartproject.com/
Virtually visit 13 famous art museums from around the world using Google Map's zoom features
http://www.albrightknox.org/artgames/index2.html
Art Games & Exhibits from Albright Knox Art Gallery
http://www.nga.gov/kids/zone/zone.htm
National Gallery of Art Kids Zone - make landscape paintings, portraits, and more!
http://www.artic.edu/aic/education/CC/
The Art Institute of Chicago - games, stories, play with art
http://kids.tate.org.uk/games/
Tate Art Lab - play art detective, learn about different art elements, make street art
http://americanart.si.edu/exhibitions/online/midnight
Smithsonian Museum's "Meet me at Midnight" art adventure

Artistic Perception

Website
Description
http://jacksonpollock.org/
Create and interpret a Jackson Pollock
http://www.picassohead.com/create.html
Create a portrait and learn about cubism
http://www.zefrank.com/dtoy_vs_byokal/
Create a kaleidoscope - watch how it looks when you rotate it
http://www.getty.edu/gettygames/
Getty Museum art tools and games

Historical and Cultural Context

Website
Description
http://www.qwiki.com/categories/Artists
A mashup of video/text/photos for select artists
http://learning.snagfilms.com/film/category/arts-music
A collection of educational videos
http://smarthistory.org/
A free and open Art History textbook

Photo & Graphic Design Tools

Website
Description
http://www.aviary.com/
Free online image editing tool
http://www.flickr.com/creativecommons/
Find free online images
http://splashup.com/
Professional image editing tool
http://www.sumopaint.com/home/
Free photoshop-like image editing & graphic design tool
http://www.tuxpi.com/
Add photo effects & frame pictures
http://www.converttocartoon.com/
Convert photos to cartoons
http://search.creativecommons.org/
Find images through this creative commons search tool

More Resources

Website
Description
http://www.allgraphicdesign.com/
A variety of online drawing tools (sketchpads)
http://www.princetonol.com/groups/iad/links/artgames.html
Art activities, art projects & games
http://www.artcareer.net/2008/100-free-essential-web-tools
100 free, essential web tools for digital artists
http://digitalarted.blogspot.com/2009/05/25
25 free online resources for art students